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CAPTAIN FRANK TOMPKINS, U. S. A. 



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Captain Frank Tompkins was born in Washington, D. C, September 
28, 1868, and has had an active and successful army career. He was appoint- 
ed from civil life August, 1891, having declined an appointment to West Point 
the year previous in order to profit from the three years' promotion thus gained. 
He graduated from the Infantry and Cavalry School, Fort Leavenworth, Kan- 
sas, in the class of 1897. 

During the Malvar Campaign, under Major General Bell, Captain Tomp- 
kins was mentioned in orders, for making important captures, breaking up and 
destroying insurrecto bands and strongholds. 

Captain Tompkins was also mentioned in orders for breaking the world's 
record, for marching a troop of cavalry in the tropics. This occurred in Cuba 
in April, 1908, when in command of Troop G, 11th Cavalry. He brought his 
men into camp at six o'clock in the morning after having ridden 125 miles 
in 30 hours. Both men and horses were in perfect condition. The troop 
was composed of 45 men and five officers upon whose arrival the garrison turned 
out to give a warm welcome. The general in command personally congrat- 
ulated Captain Tompkins on the splendid record, the performance being a 
high tribute to his excellent discipline. Major General Bell has said of Cap- 
tain Tompkins, "That he always commands the best troop in his regiment." 

Captain Tompkins is married, his wife being the daughter of General 
T. F. Barr, retired, a distinguished military man. They have one son. 

That so able an officer as Captain Tompkins should be detailed to Nor- 
wich University is only another evidence of the continued high regard which 
the war department has for this institution as a military school. The Uni- 
versity is to be congratulated upon receiving the service of Captain Tompkins, 
insuring as it does a continuation of the highest efficiency in military instruction. 



Allen County Public Library 

900 Webster Street 

P0 Box 2270 

Fort Wayne, IN 46801-2270 



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77(0 YOU, faithful readers, alumni and undergraduates, and to our many 
^/ patrons, the Class of Nineteen Hundred and Twelve presents this War 
Whoop. 

We have endeavored to make this publication a mirror in which is reflected 
both the sunny and harder sides of college life, and we trust that our efforts 
may be accepted by you in the same spirit in which they have been written. 

Our sincere thanks are extended to all fellow students and others who have 
so kindly assisted us in preparing the grey matter for this volume of The War 
Whoop. 

Cordially your friends, 

THE EDITORS. 



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Term 
expires 

CAPT. JOHN L. MOSELEY Northfield 1911 

WILLIAM A. SHAW, M. S Northfield 

THE REV. HOMER WHITE, D. U Randolph 

EDWARD D. ADAMS, A. M., LL. D New York City 

MARSHALL D. SMITH, B. S Northfield 

CHARLES M. DAVIS, A. M Northfield 1912 

MAJ.-GEN. GRENVILLE M. DODGE, LL. D., M. M. S., Council 

Bluffs, la 

JOHN H. JUDKINS, M. S., M. D Northfield 

THE HON. FRANK L. FISH Vergennes 

THE HON. FLETCHER D. PROCTOR, LL. D Proctor 

WALDO P. CLEMENT, M. S New York City 1913 

THE HON. WILLIAM B. MAYO, M. D Northfield 

THE HON. KITTREDGE HASKINS, LL. D Brattleboro 

THE HON. FRANK PLUMLEY, LL. D Northfield 

JOSEPH K. EGERTON, A. M Northfield 

CHARLES DOLE, A. M. (VICE-PRESIDENT) . Northfield 1914 

JOHN J. DEWEY, A. M Quechee 

LIEUT. COL. FRANK L. HOWE Northfield 

THE HON. MAXWELL EVARTS, A. M Windsor 

COMMANDER EDWARD McC. PETERS, A. M.. .Brooklyn, N. Y. 

J. Q. A. McCOLLESTER, M.D., LL. D Waltham, Mass 1915 

CAPTAIN HENRY V. PARTRIDGE, A. M Norwich 

THE REV. HOWARD F. HILL, PH. D., D. D . .Concord, N. H. 

PROF. JOHN B. JOHNSON, C. E., A. M Pasadena, Calif. 

CHARLES H. CHENEY, C. E So. Manchester, Conn. 

Alumni ®ru0twa 

HEBER C. CADY, C. E Northfield 1911 

THE HON. FRED E. STEELE, B. S., M. D Montpelier 1912 

NELSON L. SHELDON, M. S., A. M Boston, Mass. 1913 

WALTER E. HASSAM, C. E Worcester, Mass. 1914 

JAMES M. HOLLAND New York 1915 



©fitera of Gkrporatton. 

President, 

CHARLES H. SPOONER, A. M., LL. D. 

Vice-President. 

CHARLES DOLE, A. M. 

Secretary. 
WILLIAM SHAW, M. S. 

Treasurer. 

HEBER C. CADY, C. E. 

Assistant Treasurer. 

LELAND J. GRAVES. 

Marshal, 

LIEUT. COL. FRANK L. HOWE. 

(Eommttter a of loaro of ©ruatre a. 

Executive: 
MESSRS. MAYO, DODGE, SHAW, JUDKINS AND DOLE. 

Finance: 

MESSRS. CADY, DEWEY, MAYO, PROCTOR AND STEELE. 

Auditors: 

MESSRS. MOSELEY, DAVIS AND HOWE. 

Degrees : 

MESSRS. EGERTON, WHITE AND HASKINS. 

Appropriations: 

MESSRS. CADY, JUDKINS AND DAVIS. 

Endowment: 

The PRESIDENT, MESSRS. EVARTS, PLUMLEY, PROCTOR and DODGE 

loaro of Utattora 

Appointed by the Governor, in pursuance of an act of the Legislature, 
approved November 29th, 1898, for the Biennial Term ending December 1st, 
1908: 

The HON. MASON S. STONE, A. B Montpelier. 

The HON. LUTHER B. JOHNSON, M. S Randolph. 

The HON. ERNEST W. GIBSON, A. M Brattleboro. 

Mr. MARSHALL M. STOCKER, B. S Danville. 

Supt. WINTHROP P. ABBOTT, A. M Proctor. 



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CHARLES H. SPOONER, A. M., LL. D., President. 

HERBERT R. ROBERTS, A. M., D. C. L., Major, Dean of Faculty, 

Professor of Latin and French. 

FRANK TOMPKINS, Captain 11th Cavalry, U. S. Army, 

Professor of Military Science and Tactics. 

ETHAN ALLEN SHAW, A. M., C. E., Major, 

Professor of Mathematics. 

CHARLES S. CARLETON, C. E., Major, 

Professor of Field Engineering. 

ARTHUR E. WINSLOW, C. E., Captain, 

Professor of Civil Engineering. 

CARL VOSE WOODBURY, A. M., Captain, 

t Professor of Chemistry and Instructor in Astronomy. 

WILLIAM A. SHAW, M. S., Captain, 

Local Forecaster, U. S. Weather Bureau, Professor of Meteorology. 

FRANK E. AUSTIN, B. S., First Lieutenant, 

Professor of Electrical Engineering. 

AUSTIN E. SPEAR, A. B., First Lieutenant, 

Professor of Modern Languages and Greek. 

KEMP R. B. FLINT, A. M., First Lieutenant, 

Professor of English and History. 

HARLOW A. WHITNEY, M. D., First Lieutenant, 

Professor of Hygiene and Sanitation 

THEODORE BODDE, E. E., Second Lieutenant, 

Assistant Professor of Physics and Drawing. 

LEON E. DIX, B. S., Second Lieutenant, 

Assistant Professor of Mathematics. 

LUTHER P. BAYLEY, Major, V. N. G., 

Commandant of Cadets. 



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The HON. FRANK PLUMLEY, LL. D., 


International Law. 


The HON. ERNEST W. GIBSON, A. M., 

Constitutional anc 


Commercial Law. 


The HON. JOSIAH H. BENTON, A. M., LL. D., 


Corporation Law. 


The Rev. GEORGE F. FORTIER, 


Social Ethics. 


The REV. FRANKLIN BARTLETT, D. D., 


Famous Men. 


COL. FRANK L. GREENE, A. M., 


Journalism. 


C. A. G. JACKSON, 


English Literature. 


H. C. HOLDEN, C. E., 


Road Making. 


The HON. JOSEPH BATTELL, 


Natural Science. 


The HON. JUDSON E. CUSHMAN, 


Public Revenues. 


iltlttarg £>taff. 




Professor of Military Science and Tactics. 
FRANK TOMPKINS, Captain, 11th Cavalry, U. S. Army. 


Commandant. 
LUTHER P. BAYLEY, B. S. 




Surgeon, 
WILLIAM B. MAYO, M. D. 




Chaplain, 
The REV. WALTER DOLE, D. D. 




Resident Surgeon, 
HARLOW A. WHITNEY, M. D. 




Arttttg (irtmattrr mxh (f uartermaater ^rtjeattt. 

A. C. E. VON NYVENHEIM, Ordnance Sergeant, U. S. A. (Retired) 


Htbrary. 

MISS HELEN CRAMTON, 


Librarian. 


CAPTAIN KARL SABIN, 


Cadet Assistant. 









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©ammttteea. 



1. Entrance Requirements and Examinations, 

Professors Roberts, Flint, Spear and Woodbury. 

2. Aid to Undergraduates, 

Professors Roberts, Carleton, and Mr. Smith, M. D. 

3. Academic Standing and Degrees, 

Professors Roberts and Winslow. 

4. Schedule of Recitations, 

Professors Woodbury, Winslow and Flint. 

5. Library, Museum and Reading Room, 

Librarian Miss Cramton and Professors Roberts and Woodbury. 

6. Summer Courses, 

Professors Winslow, Carleton and Dix. 

7. Athletics, 

Professors Whitney, Woodbury and Commandant Bayley. 

8. Sanitation, 

Commandant Bayley and Professors Winslow and Whitney. 

9. Alumni Relations, 

Professors Shaw, Winslow and Flint. 



(general (Emttmntrfttumt (Eommtttrr. 

The President, Trustees Howe and Cady, Professors Roberts and Winslow. 



<&pn?ral Attjleitr HHmtors. 

Messrs. Ellis, I. C, Orser, H. W., Dr. Whitney, H. A., and Dr. Huntley, W. G. 






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Cktwral Alumni k&Btitintwn. 



Officers for 1910-1912. 

President— E. A. Shaw, '91, Northfield, Vt. 

First Vice-President— W. G. Huntley, '95, Northfield, Vt. 

Second Vice-President — F. B. Thomas, '95, Montpelier, Vt. 

Athletic Directors— I. C. Ellis, '01, Northfield, Vt., H. W. Orser, ex. '02, Northfield,' Vt., W. 

G. Huntley, '95, Northfield, Vt. 
Journalistic Director— W. E. C. Washburn, '04, Northfield, Vt. 
Secretary and Treasurer — A. E. Winslow, '98, Northfield, Vt. 



ICoral Alumni ABHOriatuma. 

BOSTON. 

President— Nelson L. Sheldon, A. M., '84, Niles Building. 
Vice-Presidents — Eugene A. Stowell, '52, 7 Temple Place. 

Charles H. Cheney, C. E., '86, So. Manchester, Conn. 

Walter E. Hassam, C. E., '87, Worcester, Mass. 

J. Albert Holmes, B. S., '95, North Cambridge, Mass. 
Secretary and Treasurer — H. K. Briggs, '03, Everett, Mass. 

NEW YORK. 
Officers for 1911-1912. 

President— Edward D. Adams, A. M., LL. D., '64, 71 Broadway. 
Vice-President— Charles E. Bush, '63, 200 Fifth Ave. 
Secretory— Charles H. Nichols, '86, 160 Fifth Ave. 

ST. LOUIS. 
Officers for 1911-1912. 

President— Robert H. Ford, C. E., '92, 1335 Laurel St. 
Vice-Presidents — W. E. LaFavor, M. D., '66, Beach Ave. 

P. V. Sherman, B. S., '07, 5139 Fairmount Ave. 
Secretary and Treasurer — C. J. Scribner, C. E., '96, 1480 Goodfellow Ave. 

VERMONT. 
Officers for 1911-1912. 

President— L. B. Johnson, M. S., '88, Randolph, Vt. 
First Vice-President— -H. N. Mattison, B. S., '93, Chelsea, Vt. 
Second Vice-President— Charles N. Barber, B. S., '08, Barre, Vt. 
Third Vice-President— -Wm. E. C. Washburn, B. S., '04, Northfield, Vt. 
Secretory— Charles S. Carlcton, C. E., '96, Northfield, Vt. 
Treasurer — Henry W. Orser, ex. '02, Northfield, Vt. 

CHICAGO. 

Officers for 1911-1912. 

President— Judge Arba N. Waterman, M. S., LL. D., '56, 628 1st National Bank Building. 
Secretary — Fred S. Palmer, '89, U. S. Custom Service, Room 451 Federal Building. 



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Fall Term, 1911. 

September 6, Tuesday — Term began at Retreat. 

November 23, from 12 noon to November 28 at Reveille — Thanksgiving 

Recess. 
December 23, Thursday — Term ends at 12 noon. 

Winter Term, 1911. 

January 3, Tuesday — Term begins at Retreat. 
February 22, Wednesday — Washington's Birthday. 
March 23, Thursday — Term ends at noon. 

Spring Term, 1911. 

March 28, Tuesday — -Term begins at Retreat. 

May 1, Monday — Dewey Day. 

May 30, Tuesday — Memorial Day. 

June 11, Sunday — Baccalaureate Address. 

June 12, Monday — Rifle Competition. 

June 14, Wednesday — Annual Meeting of Trustees at 10 A. M. 

June 14, Wednesday — Alumni Day. Meeting of General Association 

at 8 P. M. 
June 15, Thursday — Commencement. Year ends at Retreat. 
June 16, Friday — Entrance Examinations. 

Summer School, 1911. 

June 19, Monday — Seniors meet in Dodge Hall at 10 A. M. 
August 8, Tuesday — Juniors meet in Dodge Hall at 10 A. M. 
August 22, Tuesday — Sophomores meet in Dodge Hall at 10 A. M. 



Fall Term, 1911. 

September 5, Tuesday — Entrance Examinations at 10 A. M. 
begins at Retreat. 



Term 



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(Eolonrl (Eljarks % g>\tatmn, IGSL 1., 
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Norwich University, 1878; Degrees: B. S. 
1878, A. B. 1879, A. M. 1895, at Norwich. 
LL. D. at Vermont. Instructor in English 
and Military Tactics at St. Augustine College, 
California, 1879-1881. Instructor in Mathe- 
matics and Military Tactics at Vermont Acad- 
emy, Saxtons River, 1881-1889. Principal of 
Grammar School, Fitchburg, Mass., 1889- 
1891. Instructor in Mathematics at Manual 
Training School, Washington University, 1891- 
1904. 

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fHainr T^rrbrrt IS. Sobrrta. i. <£. 3G.. 
Iran of Jftarulty. 

Boston University, 1892; Degrees: A. B. 
1892 at Boston University, A. M. 1896, D. 
C. L. 1908 at Norwich University. Instruc- 
tor and Professor in French and Latin at Nor- 
wich since 1892. 

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Major lEtljan AUrn fcjjatu. A. M. 

Norwich University, 1891; Degrees: C. E. 
1891, A. M. 1897, at Norwich. Instructor 
of Mathematics at Randolph State Normal 
School, 1891-1894. Principal of the Wells 
River High School, 1894-1895. Newbury Sem- 
inary, 1895-1897. Instructor and Professor 
at Norwich since 1897. 

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JHaf. (£l?aa. IE. (Harlrtnn. (E. IE. 

Nonvich University, 1896; Degrees: B. S. 
and C. E. at Norwich. With the Warren 
Paper Co., 1896-1900. City Engineer, Deer- 
ing, Main" 1 , 1897. Assistant Engineer, Mis- 
souri P?.rific R. R., 1907-1908. Professor of 
Field Engineering at Norwich since 1900. 
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Ma\ot Battler p. 23aylrjj. 1. &. 

Norwich 1909; Degrees: B. S. at Norwich 
1909. Assistant Commandant with rank of 
Colonel of Cadet Regiment, Saint Thomas 
College, St. Paul, Minn., 1909-1910. Com- 
mandant at Norwich, 1910. 

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(Eapt. Arlljur £ HtnsUuu, (!I. £. 

Norwich University, 1898;. Degrees: B. S. 
1898, C. E. 1901 at Norwich. C. E. 1903 at 
Thayer School. Assistant Engineer, C. V. 
R. R. 1898. Instructor at Rose Polytech- 
nic Institute 1899. Assistant Engineer, Penn. 
R. R. 1899. Assistant Engineer City of Everett, 
Mass. 1900. Professor of Civil Engineering 
at Norwich since 1900. Associate Member 
American Society of Civil Engineers. 

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Captain (Sari 13. Ucobbimj. M. A. 

Bowdoin, 1899; Degrees: M. A. 1899, at 
Bowdoin. B. A. 1909, at Norwich. Princi- 
pal, Baring, Maine, High School, 1899-1900. 
Professor of Chemistry and Instructor in 
Astronomy at Norwich since 1900. 

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IfJirntrnant lliUiaut A. g>ljam, M. §>. 

Norwich University, 1888; Degrees: B. S. 
1888, M. S. 1891, at Norwich. U. S. Weather 
Observer at Boston, Portland, Pierre, Sioux' 
City, and Northfield. Local Forecaster U. S. 
Weather Bureau. Professor of Meteorology. 

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IGirntnuuit jFrank it. Austin. 1. g>. 

Dartmouth 1895; Degrees: B. S. 1895, at 
Dartmouth. Consulting and Contracting En- 
gineer Boston, 1895-1902. Instructor in Thay- 
er School since 1902. Professor of Electrical 
Engineering at Norwich since 1907. 

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Kieittrttatit JJjarlmu A. Htjttnry. M. S- 

University of Vermont, 1907; Degrees: M. D. 
1907, at University of Vermont. Professor 
of Hygiene and Sanitation at Norwich. Base 
Ball Coach. 

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iGtrutrnant Austin lE. I^urar, A. U. 

Bowdoin, 1904; Degrees: A. B.. at Bowdoin 

1904. Instructor in Lancaster High School, 

1905. Westleight Collegiate Institute, 1906. 
Professor of Modern Languages and Greek 
at Norwich since 1907. 

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Hiwitntant 2Crm» lL S. SUttit, A. M. 

Norwich 1903; Degrees: B. S. in Science and 
Literature, 1903, A. M. 1909, at Norwich. 
Professor of English and History at Norwich 
since 1907. 

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IGtPutrnant IGrmt E, lix, IB. §>. 

Tufts 1906; Degrees: B. S., 1906 at Tufts. 
Instructor at Tufts, Assistant Professor of 
Mathematics at Norwich 1909. 

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IGtrittenaut Hjrooorr Hobor, IE. IE. 

College Montefoire, Liege, Belgium, 1898; 
Degrees: E. E., Montefoire. General Electric 
Co., 1902-1905. With Professor Fessenden 
in Wireless Telegraphy at Brant Rock. Assis- 
tant Professor in Drawing and Physics at 
Norwich since 1909. 





irrnrant Hajur A. (£. E. Bon Ngurnljrim 

Enlisted in the 7th U. S. Cavalry, 1878; 
served continuously for over 30 years of actual 
service in the 7th and 6th Cavalry until Octo- 
ber 8, 1894, when he was appointed Ordnance 
Sergeant. He participated in the campaigns 
against the Northern Cheyennes, 1878-1879. 
Protected parties laying out the Northern 
Pacific R. R. for three years along that line. 
Participated in the campaigns against the White 
Mountain Apaches, 1883-1886, when the troops 
captured Geronimo. Participated in the break- 
ing out of the Sioux, 1890-1891. 1893, Rust- 
lers and horse thieves, Wyoming. 1894, Debbs 
Chicago R. R. Strike. Called out 1898, War 
with Spain. Went to China 1900-1901. Re- 
tired in 1908 at Fort Snelling, Minn. 



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Instructor in Military Science and Tactics. 

Captain Frank Tompkins, 11th Cavalry, U. S. A. 

Commandant of Cadets. 

Luther P. Bayley, 1st Lieutenant, V. N. G. 



Surgeon. 

First Lieutenant Harlow A. Whitney, M. D. 

FIELD AND STAFF. 
Cadet Major Henry J. M. Smith, Commanding Battalion. 
Cadet Captain Karl D. Sabin, Adjutant. 

Cadet First Lieutenant Millard W. Park, Battalion Adjutant. 
Cadet Fourth Lieutenant Denton J. Smith, Quartermaster. 
Cadet First Lieutenant George E. Carpenter, Ordnance Officer. 



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Cadet Major Henry J. M. Smith. 

Cadet Captain Neal W. Richmond. 

Cadet Captain and Adjutant Karl D. Sabin. 

Cadet Captain Merton B. Badger. 

Cadet Captain Robert E. Walbridge. 

Cadet Captain Daniel H. B. Starr. 

Cadet First Lieutenant John E. Creed. 

Cadet First Lieutenant Lemuel N. Burhoe. 

Cadet First Lieutenant and Adjutant Millard W. Parks. 

Cadet First Lieutenant Glenn M. Eastman. 

Cadet First Lieutenant Guy E. Thayer. 

Cadet First Lieutenant Dorr E. Field. 

Cadet First Lieutenant and Quartermaster Denton J. Smith. 

Cadet First Lieutenant and Chief Musician Ralph W. Newcomb. 

Cadet First Lieutenant and Ordnance Officer George E. Carpenter. 

Cadet First Lieutenant Gordon C. Day. 

Cadet Second Lieutenant Roscoe P. Lynde. 

Cadet Second Lieutenant Leslie E. Stevens. 

Cadet Second Lieutenant Bert J. Young. 



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Cadet 1st Sergeant John E. Miles. 


Cadet Sergeant Ward A. Heathfield. 


Cadet 1st Sergeant John W. Slattery. 


Cadet Sergeant Charles L. Whipple. 


Cadet 1st Sergeant Frederick V. Hemenway. 


(adit Sergeant Edward P. Therrio. 


Cadet 1st Sergeant Oscar W. Ray. 


Cadet Sergeant William D. Wallace. 


Cadet Sergeant Harry S. Bullard. 


Cadet Sergeant Louis R. Witt. 


Cadet Sergeant Frederick J. Noel. 


Cadet Sergeant Eugene W. Magnus. 


Cadet Sergeant George G. Foster. 


Cadet Sergeant Fred H. Colburn. 


Cadet Sergeant Samuel C. Cannon. 


Cadet Sergeant Warren W. Inglis. 


Cadet Sergeant Walter F. Adams. 


Cadet Sergeant Norman Jacobs. 


Cadet Sergeant Howard H. Reid. 


Cadet Sergeant Lindey I. Dean. 


Cadet Sergeant Herman C. Kendall. 


Cadet Sergeant Everett F. Dowst. 


N0n-(EommtBstonr6 §>taff. 


Cadet Sergeant Major Neal W. Beattie. 


Cadet Color Sergeant Asa P. Leete. 




Cadet Commissary Sergeant Homer A. Howe. 


Cadet Ordnance Sergeant Albert 


J. Riley. 


Cadet Battalion Sergeant Major H 


aroki N. Gordon. 


Cadet Sergeant First Class Hospital Corps Edson W. Durfee. 


Cadet Quartermaster Sergeant Edward J. Donahue. 


! 

Cadet Sergeant Archie R. Cram. 


Cadet Corporal Harold H. Thompson. 


Cadet Sergeant Harry J. Woodward. 


Cadet Corporal Harvey S. Burwell. 


Cadet Sergeant Carroll F. Blanchard. 


Cadet Corporal Clayton H. Alvord. 


Cadet Sergeant Frederick C. McCarthy. 


Cadet Corporal Cail W. Bruce. 


Cadet Corporal David P. Guillow. 


Cadet Corporal George E. Bailey. 


Cadet Corporal Edmund P. Shaw. 


Cadet Corporal Ralph P. Berry. 


J,, Cadet Corporal Kenneth F. Raitt. " . 


Cadet Corporal Harold B. Smith. 


Cadet Corporal John T. Whitney. 


Cadet Corporal Harold L. Deane. 


Cadet Corporal Irving A. Rich. 


Cadet Corporal Norman C. Hooper. 


Cadet Corporal Arthur F. Holland. 


Cadet Corporal Freemont L. Lovctt. 


Cadet Corporal Raymond H. Underhill. 


Cadet Corporal George W. Schwenger. 


Cadet Corporal Clarence F. Murray. 




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J. O. GOODRICH 



R. W. NEWCOMB 



Cadet Chief Musician First Lieutenant 

Ralph W. Newcomb. 
Cadet Principal Musician Julian O. Goodrich. 
Cadet Drum Major Ward A. Heathfield. 
Cadet Sergeant Frederick J. Noel. 
Cadet Sergeant Edward P. Therrio. 
Cadet Sergeant Eugene W. Magnus. 
Cadet Sergeant Archie R. Cram. 




S. W. Bayley. 
P.J3. Belknap. 
M.*J. Buck. 
T. C. Dunham. 



E. D. Hovey. 
J. B. Spear. 
L. C. Taft. 
E. L. White. 



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N. W. RICHMOND 



G. E. THAYER 



(Enmpang A, Signal dorps 



Cadet Captain Neal W. Richmond, Com- 
manding Company. 
Cadet First Lieutenant Guy E. Thayer. 
Cadet First Lieutenant Dorr E. Field. 
Cadet First Lieutenant Gordon C. Day. 
Cadet First Sergeant John E. Miles. 
Cadet Sergeant Harrie S. Bullard. 
Cadet Sergeant Walter F. Adams. 
Cadet Sergeant Charles L. Whipple. 
Cadet Sergeant Warren W. Inglis. . 
Cadet Corporal David P. Guillow. 
Cadet Corporal Irving A. Rich. 
Cadet Corporal Harvey S. Burwell. 
Cadet Corporal Gerald O. Miller. 
Cadet Corporal Harold B. Smith. 



Cadet Musician Ray C. Kimball. 



JJrtuulre 



E. N. Allen. 
C. C. Barnes. 
W. H. Bradley. 
J. E. Buck. 
L. W. Burns. 
A. B. Calef, 3rd. 
P. E. Cheney. 
J. J. Conroy. 
C. O. Duke. 
A. E. Gardiner. 
W. F. Hayes. 
G. A. Hutchinson. 



A. B. Kimball. 
L. P. Lawton. 
G. F. Miller. 
F. Pal. 

E. H. Parkman. 
J. S. Rand. 

C. I. Smallman. 
H. Spencer. 
R. H. Sprague. 
A. E. Taplin. 

F. B. Williams. 
R. H. Wilson. 





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J. E. CRKKD 



M. B. BADGER 



Eraap 1. 



Cadet Captain Morton B. Badger, Com- 
manding Troop. 
Cadet First Lieutenant John E. Creed. 
Cadet Second Lieutenant Leslie E. Stevens. 
Cadet First Sergeant John W. Slattery. 
Cadet Sergeant George G. Foster. 
Cadet Sergeant Howard H. Reid. 
Cadet Sergeant William E. Scanlon. 



Cadet Sergeant Lindey I. Dean. 

Cadet Sergeant Carroll F. Blanchard. 

Cadet Corporal John T. Whitney. 

Cadet Corporal Arthur F. Holland. 

Cadet Corporal Raymond H. Underhill. 

Cadet Corporal Clarence F. Murray. 

Cadet Corporal Harold H. Thompson. 

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Cadet Second Lieutenant Roscoe P. Lynde. 


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Cadet First Lieutenant Glenn M. Eastman. 
Cadet Second Lieutenant Bert J. Young. 
Cadet First Sergeant Oscar W. Ray. 
Cadet Sergeant Samuel C. Cannon. 
Cadet Sergeant Louis R. Witt. 
Cadet Sergeant Norman Jacobs. 
Cadet Sergeant Everett F. Dowst. 
Cadet Corporal Kenneth F. Raitt. 
Cadet Corporal Carl W. Bruce. 
Cadet Corporal Ralph P. Berry. 
Cadet Corporal Norman C. Hooper. 
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GInmttmtr?m£ttt 1910 



SUNDAY, JUNE NINETEENTH. 

3 P. M. in the afternoon. 

Baccalaureate Sermon, Dewey Hall. 

THE ninety-second Commencement of Norwich University opened Sunday, 
June 19th, by the Baccalaureate Sermon delivered by the Rev. Sherman 
Goodwin of South Royalton. The chapel was filled with Cadets and friends, 
who listened with interest to the message delivered by Mr. Goodwin. 
The exercises in the hall were followed by evening parade. 




MONDAY, JUNE TWENTIETH. 

2:30 P. M. in the afternoon. 

Austin Trophy Contest, State Range. 

All those who had qualified as expert riflemen in the previous State Rifle 
Practice, were allowed to enter the contest. 

Sergeant Roscoe P. Lynde, Co. A., won the Gold Medal by scoring 125 
points out of a possible 150. Sergeant Denton J. Smith, Co. C, won the Sil- 
ver Medal with the score of 124. Sergeant Smith was awarded the Silver 
Medal because he scored higher than Sergeant Walbridge did, at the longest 
range. 

The winners of the medals in 1909 were not able to defend their medals 
so could not hold them permanently as stated in the conditions governing the 
contest. 

These medals are given by Mr. Fred T. Austin, M. S., First Lieutenant, 
Artillery Corps, U. S. A. 



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TUESDAY, JUNE TWENTY FIRST. 

On Tuesday the friends of the Cadets began to arrive. The day was 
taken up largely by preliminary contests in horsemanship. Dress Parade 
was held in the evening for the visitors, and at 7:30 in the evening the Seniors 
presented their annual commencement concert. The entertainment this year 
was by the Delphians of Boston. The following program which was rendered 
by them was interesting from start to finish and enjoyed by all. 

TRIO Serenade Widor 

Violin, Viola, Piano 

BARITONE SOLO My Dreams Tosti 

READING A Labrador Legend Gilbert Parker 

VIOLIN A Fantasia Appassionata Vieuxtemps 

B Allegro Moderato Hubay 

C Largo Handel 

D Salterella D'ambrosin 

BARITONE SOLO Chip of the Old Block Squire 

MONOLOGUE Her First Symphony Sperry 

TRIOS Barcarolle Offenbach 

Moment Musicale Schubert 

BARITONE SOLO Serenade Schubert 

With Violin and Viola Obligatos 

READING Mandy's Organ Higinson 

GARDEN OF ROSES Schmidt 

By the Company 



At ten thirty the annual commencement banquets of the fraternities were 



held. 




WEDNESDAY, JUNE TWENTY SECOND. 
Alumni Day. 

Wednesday the twenty second was Alumni Day, beginning with an in- 
formal reception at Dewey Hall in the morning. At three in the afternoon 
the Alumni Baseball team lined up against the varsity team. The game was 
interesting, but the score one sided, being seventeen to eight in favor of the 
varsity. 

At four thirty the alumni business meeting was held in Armory Hall. 
In the evening there was a reception at the home of the President. Most of 
the guests departed early to attend the Social Assembly of Alumni in Armory 
Hall. 






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THURSDAY, JUNE TWENTY THIRD. 
Commencement Day. 
At nine thirty the corps of cadets escorted Governor Prouty and General 
Ripley to the open enclosure where the commencement exercises were held 
After which the following program was carried out: 

MUSIC, The University Clubs. 

PRAYER. 

By the University Chaplain, The Reverend Walter Dole. 

MUSIC. 

ADDRESS. 

By General Edward H. Ripley. 

MUSIC. 

Presentation of Medals; Honorable Mention. 

Presentation of Diplomas by His Excellency, Governor Prouty. 

MUSIC. 

BENEDICTION. 

By the University Chaplain, The Reverend Walter Dole. 

In the afternoon a large crowd witnessed the review of the corps by the 

Governor. This was followed by the commencement drills, which consisted 

of battalion and cavalry drills, battle exercises and escort to the color, and 

finally evening parade with the announcement of promotions and the review 

of the corps under its new officers by the senior class. The commencement 

exercises closed with the Senior Ball given in Armory Hall. 




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GENERAL COMMENCEMENT COMMITTEE. 

The President, 

Trustees Howe and Cady, 

Professors Roberts and Winslow. 

COMMENCEMENT 1910. 
Degrees Conferred. 

Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering. 
Harold Augustus Ainley, Chester, Vt. 
Julian Wilmot Alger, Stowe, Vt. 
Louis West Balcom, Claremont, N. H. 
Charles Fred Campbell, Lowell, Mass. 
Charles Butters Carswell, Barre, Vt. 
Woon Loy Chun, Shanghai, China. 
Everett Collins, Nashua, N. H. 
Tyler Wesley Earle, Chester, Vt. 
Walter Bradshaw Frost, Cristobal, Panama. 
Everett Trowbridge Giles, Lowell, Mass. 
Harold Albert Kendall, Gardner, Mass. 
Lewis Underwood Kennedy, Gloversville, N. Y. 
Hermon Harrison Kinsman, Rochester, Vt. 
Freeman Light, South Norwalk, Conn. 
Allan Walton Reid, Barre, Vt. 
John Thurman Rich, New York City, N. Y. 
Kenneth Foster Stebbins, Northfield, Vt. 
William Schakowski, Claremont Junction, N. H. 
Carl Percival Strobell, Rutland, Vt. 

Bachelor of Science. 
Paul Sumner Emersoij, Brattleboro, Vt. 

Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering. 
William Frederick Johnson, Lynn, Mass. 

Bachelor of Arts. 
Frank Lewis Robinson, Stowe, Vt. 
Joseph Howard Whitney, Franklin, Vt. 



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IN COURSE. 
Freeman Parker, '47, C. E. 
Joseph B. Young, B. S., '50, C. E. 
Obed Foss, B. S. '50, M. S. 
James E. Lindsey, as for '47, B. S. 
B. Franklin George, '52, C. E. 
William M. Bates, as for '55, B. S. 
Charles E. Wentworth, as for '65, B. S. 
Charles H. Wood, as for '65, B. S. 
William E. C. Sweet, as for '68, B. S. 
Samuel D. Conant, '72, M. S. 
Charles G. Griffith, '72, C. E. 
George W. Metcalf, as for '73, B. S. 
Frank J. Saxe, as for '74, B. S. 
Frank C. Hatch, as for '76, B. S. 
Charles J. Luck, as for '76, B. S. 
Holton R. Dillingham, 1906, C. E. 
George E. Dearing, as for 1881, B. S. 
Holland Wheeler, 1859, C. E. 
George O. Tyler, as for 1857, B. S. 
Frank L. Howe, as for 1881, B. S. 
Clarence E. Randall, as for 1882, B. S. 

HONORARY. 
Fred W. Gregg, 1873, LL. D. 
Wm. R. Mead, 1864, A. M. 
Edward L. Stoddard, 1863, A. M. 
Oscar E. Learned, 1855, A. M. 
William B. Mayo, A. M. 
Edward H. Ripley, A. M. 

MASTER OF SCIENCE IN COURSE. 
Joseph Cleophas Coulombe, B. S., 1904. 

CIVIL ENGINEER IN COURSE. 
Fred Thompson Bass, B. S., 1901. 
Oliver Yeaton Leonard, B. S., 1907. 



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Senior g>umm?r grljool 



' I V HE Monday following Commencement there gathered at Dodge Hall Dad 
■*■ Winslow, Pat Carleton, Jimmie O'Hanlon, and Socrates Dix and twenty- 
nine members of the class of 1911. Each man came with a particular inten- 
tion. Pat and Socrates were watching Dad's check book; Jimmie was figuring 
how much potatoes and soap he could spare for the cows, and the Seniors were 
looking for anything that was a graft. Such intentions differed so much, 
however, from that of the wielder of the big stick that they all took second 
place when Dad said, "That they were to put in four weeks surveying for a 
railroad." 

The first day was devoted to transporting the baggage and equipment 
for making camp so that summer school could begin. It came at 6 A. M., 




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when that groan producing call, "Everybody Out," emanated from headquar- 
ters. After all had eaten breakfast and roll had been called, the instruments 
were shouldered and at the command, "Down the Read," everybedy proceed- 
ed to the station last set 
by the class of 1910 and 
took up the work of con- 
tinuing the survey. 

Many were the experi- 
ences of these engineers 
in making the survey for 
t lie Stony Brook Railroad. 
Running a P. line was 
great until we struck Mos- 
quito Land, then it was a 
different story. None ex- 
cept Ed. Hovey ever saw 
such affectionate insects 

as were encountered there. When Ed. told about the enormous mosquitos 
that prevailed on his grandfather's farm, however, all agreed that it was 
some consolation to know they were not in the worst place on earth. 

The work progressed very well without a stop until Dent's supply of chew- 
ing gum was exhausted, then operations ceased for an hour and twenty min- 
utes while Dent walked five miles to town and back to replenish his stock. 
After we had run enough P. Line to work on the rest of the session, we went 
back and run in the Location Line. This did not cause much difficulty 
except that whenever we tried to check the work we found too great an 
error in our transit work. This error was reduced to a minimum, however, 
when Dorr explained how to split hairs and the rest of the work was accom- 
plished with speed and accuracy which was something marvelous. 

No one ever saw a bunch of fellows who were enjoying themselves any 
more than the men in our camp. Mayor O'Hanlon, with his faithful follow- 
ers O'Riley, O'Creed, and O'Donahue, tried to make out that every other day was 
Saint Patrick's Day, otherwise it was a very congenial aggregation. Do not 

think, however, that they 
did anything rash, for the 
worst that any of them 
did was to make way 
with the milk that was 
kept under the bridge. 
Strange to say, there were 
only two nights of our stay 
in camp that any one was 
aroused from his slum- 
bers. One of these in- 
stances was the night 
Jimmie slept with the 
boys, and the other was 




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when Field dreamed that he was an egg, only to wake up and find out that 
he was, to the extent that he was only sandwiched. 

Thus you see how the class of 1911 looks back upon its last Summer School. 
And you under classmen, take it from the Seniors that in the line of good times 
at Norwich, Senior Summer School holds first place. 






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The summer of the year 1910 will, without doubt, go down in the history 
of the world, as one of the best if not the most, notable summers that has 
been recorded since old Father Time took the job of making the earth go around. 
This is due also, we believe, solely to the fact that the ancient and honorable 
class of 1912 took this time to tear off, what has come to be known as JUNIOR 
SUMMER SCHOOL. 

This so called school was down on the calendar as beginning at 10 A. M., 
Tuesday, August 8, 1910 A. D. Accordingly some of the more industrious 
among our number appeared on the scene at 10 o'clock sharp. Still others, 
believing it the height of good manners to be late at all social functions, put 
in their appearance next morning. Others showed up not at all. That ac- 
counts for all of us, — briefly, some were present and some were not. Only 
one instance was brought to light of a member being only "half present." 
Three Guesses! 




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Roll call for the first day's 
work, — which by the way was 
Wednesday, brought to light 
an ideal collection of costumes. 
I venture to say that, could 
an "antique costume" collector 
have had the privilege of gazing 
on the varied collection, there 
would have been tears of joy 
in his eyes. Everything from 
a full dress down to an abori- 
gines conception of hot weather 
garb might have been seen. 
There was "Bill" Scanlon with his Louis (XII) sack coat. There 

was "Teddy" Adams with his African hunting outfit, a'la T. Roosevelt. "Bill" 
Heathfield came out with a fine new Tuxedo (tobacco can). And I might 
go on to enumerate grotesque outfits by the score but lack of space and the 
weather will not permit. 

A row of teeth was to be seen on the face of each of our instructors, due, 
we surmised, to the merriment they evidently derived from the fact that they 
were about to perpetrate some huge joke upon us.. Joke is just about what 
it turned out to be, for the great majority of us were used to about a fifteen 
hour day spent at digging ditches or pounding rocks (?) ! There was Prof. 
"Pat" known in real life as Prof. C. S. Carleton, who later developed an alarm- 
ing habit of turning up at the most unfortunate places, at the most untimely 
times, much to our discomfiture. He kindly assumed the responsibility for 
the field work. Mr. "Dad," sometimes known as Prof. A. E. Winslow, was 
chief of the office "gang," and occasional- 
ly took great pleasure in showing us 
the error of our ways. Prof. L. E. Dix 
was still another one of the sleuths 
whose duty it was to look wise and to see 
that we didn't loaf too much. The 
fourth and last member of the "wise ones" 
went by the name of Marshall Stocker, 
and later acquired that excellence in 
locating "spikes" buried in the road 
which only long and continued practice 
can give. 

The aggregation of knowledge seekers 
was divided every day into parties con- 
sisting of from three to five men each, — 
mostly three, and assigned sufficient work 
for the day. The work was of four 
classes, — leveling, stadia, road work and 
geodetic. For some strange reason 
the last named came to be the most 




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popular, due, probably to 

the minimum amount of 

work gaining the maximum 

am uon t of credit. It was 

on these parties that the 

weary made up most of 

their lost beauty sleep. 

The only reason we know 

for reducing the number 

of men on each party from 

five to three, was that our 

worthy classmate, "Dub" 

Inglis, inadvertently took 

the wrong time to repose 

in the arms of Morpheus, and subsequently was found by that aforementioned 

sleuth, "Pat Carleton. 

The general plan of our work was to do the^ surveying necessary for run- 
ning new street lines, establish the necessary grades for a sewer system, and 

to add as many new stations to the triangulation system as possible towards 

Camel's Hump. The street lines and the sewer system were done for the town 

of Northfield. 

Rainy weather was ruled out of order by our esteemed weather prophet. 

It was our misfortune to get only two or three days of inclement weather to 

dampen our ardor, and enthusiasm for work. The only ambitious specimens 

who went down on the records for working right through the rain, were Adams, 

Jacobs Bros., and Hemenway. Of course you can't blame some people for 

what they don't know! 

The "powers that were" were very considerate of our likes and dislikes 

as regarded working hours. They stated emphatically that no night work 

was to be done. However, some of the "fus- 
sers" got in their alloted time evenings 
with the fair damsels of Northfield and 
vicinity. I will state, however, that "night 
work" as stated by the Professors had refer- 
ence simply to academic work, and not to 
social obligations. Beginning with the sec- 
ond week Bradley started on the downward 
path. The first indication of his downfall 
was his misfortune in being discovered 
downtown after seven P. M., walking the 
street and strewing peanut shucks all over 
the ground, with that air of deft precision 
and nonchalance that is Bradley's stock- 
in-trade. We are afraid he will wake up 
some fine morning to find himself forcibly 
urged by his Satanic Majesty to hustle it 
up, and not let the fire go out! 







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One of the features of the school was the course in nature study, which 
in part constituted some of the work done on King Street. There, one could 
get an excellent view of the magnificent green hills which formed the back- 
ground, as well as the imposing public buildings of sky-scraper effect which 
lined the avenue. The citizens living in this region were only too willing to 
give us all the information desired, and many were the pleasant chats engaged 
in by the fair King Street maids, and would-be-engineers. 

Our work took us into all sections of the town, and also over the hills and 
surrounding country. The people of the town as a whole won our sincere and 
heartfelt thanks by the many little kindnesses which they bestowed upon us. 
It was not a rare thing for us to have some kind lady bring out cooling refresh- 
ments, or dainty articles of cooking, to keep us good-natured. 

The work assigned to the level parties was leveling the streets and estab- 
lishing bench marks, and leveling up to and connecting with the Senior Rail- 
road about four miles up Union Brook Valley. The steret leveling was an 
ideal work as we could always get in in time for dinner at noon. Connecting 
with the Senior Railroad was more difficult, as we got out so far that it became 
necessary to carry luncheon. There was, however, in this work the prerog- 
ative of sending for Barney Bogus and his taxicab. This was seldom done, 
however, as most of us preferred the quiet siesta while the instructors went 
in early for their dinners. 

The stadia work consisted of measuring street lines and determining ele- 
vations by the "stadia system." The location of houses, trees, hydrants, 
fences, and boundary lines was also included in this work. It was on this work, 
that the cutting of from five to three men per party, was most keenly felt. 
There was plenty of work for five men, and for three to do it, of course the effi- 
ciency of the party was considerably lessened. Which all goes to show that 



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The way of the transgressor is hard. 

Road work was that done on the North- 
field sewer system. It consisted of running 
street lines and taking profiles. It was on 
this work that it was necessary to go into 
houses for the purpose of measuring the 
cellars. The replies we received, when we 
asked permission at the houses, to go in and 
measure their cellars, were certainly great 
things to show up human nature. Some, 
and in fact the majority of people had no 
objections to our entering their cellars. But 
there were a few, of course, who had to 
growl and grumble, if not absolutely refuse 
to let us in their cellars. We may pardon 
them their breach of good manners on the 
supposition that they might have thought 
we were looking for booze, or other incrimi- 
nating evidence. 

The prize package of work was that known as geodetic, sometimes called 
"Joe Detic" surveying. This work comprised setting up over one station and 
reading the angle between other stations on different hills. These stations 
were placed on tops of hills and on prominent points in such a manner as to be 
visible from several other stations. The beauty of this work was that we were 
left almost entirely alone, as the instructors didn't very often have the am- 
bition to try to reach our elevated stations. It took one man about an hour 
to read one set of angles due to the many repetitions necessary, and thus time 
for leisure for the rest of the party was provided. This leisure time was most- 
ly spent in wooing that fickle being "Sleep." 
The office gang had the gentlemen's work. 
All they had to do was to dress up and look 
wise, and trust to luck of making the bluff 
go. It was their duty to keep the field 
work plotted out, to make maps and details, 
and to make computations and correct the 
errors in the field notes. For the most part 
it was not a job much sought after as the 
aforementioned boss of the office gang did 
not encourage loafing as a pastime. 

A couple of days before the end of the 
school "Big Jake" was sent as a representa- 
tive to Burlington to negotiate for the pur- 
chase of a suitable "Golden Spike." As it 
was a rush order he had a hard time finding 
a jeweler's shop who could fulfill the order. 
However, Jake was not discouraged, — Oh, no! 
Not a bit, — and finally he got the desired shop where he left his order, and 




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made arrangements for the transportation of the spike. Upon its arrival in 
Northfield it was zealously guarded, and carried to room five, Jackman, where 
it was placed under lock and key. After supper the last night of school the 
class assembled in the presence of the spike, and proceeded with the solemn 
work of sinking the memorial. Speeches were made, songs were sung, cheers 
were given, and a log of the past month was read. Then "Sam" Cannon, as 
master of ceremonies took the floor, made a pretty dedication address, and as 
he drove the spike to the last resting place, said, "Gentlemen, the Golden Spike 
of the class of 1912 has been driven, and I, as befits my position, do hereby 
announce that Junior Summer School for us is now a thing of the past, and there- 
fore declare this assembly of the class of 1912 to be adjourned." 

H. J. W. '12. 




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g>0pljflm0re Summer g>rit00L 



"Summer School, Sophomore Summer School, where have we heard that 
before?" To every Norwich man it sounds familiar. It means different 
things to different men, but to each and every one it signifies his first experience 
at Norwich without the military life. Two whole weeks of field work and no 
study hours, no formations, no recitations whatever outside of nine hours a 
day in the field. 

It was a beautiful day, August 23, 1910, when about thirty of the class 
gathered at Dodge Hall and entered upon their careers as engineers. We 
were divided into parties of five or six each and given over to the tender mercies 
of the Seniors, who were to be our instructors. After being told a few things 
about the work we went up to the third floor of Dodge Hall where we were sep- 
arated from two dollars, and were put into possession of note books, plumb 
bobs, pencils, etc. 

In the afternoon we got down to the fine points of surveying and did won- 
derful things with the 
tape, axe and stakes. The 
different parties worked 
in places about the hill, 
the best place being, of 
course, where there was 
the most shade. Before we 
knew it the afternoon was 
gone, and we returned to 
the office, our first day of 
summer school was over. 
Of course study in the 
evening was not absolutely 




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necessary; but nearly all 
(?) of us being of a very 
studious nature and indus- 
trious stayed in our rooms 
in order to fix in our mem- 
ories the things which we 
had learned. This was by 
no means a newness which 
was soon to wear off. 

On the third day we 
were given new compasses 
to use in our work. They 
were used during the 
whole summer school in combination with other kinds of work. 

There was a little rivalry between the different parties as to which could 
do the closest work. Naturally this tended to make each party more careful 
in its work. But it was very noticeable that the last party to tell how close 
it came out on its polygon or in leveling was nearly always the one who checked 
the closest. Of course once in a while some one insisted upon taking up and 
moving the instrument and the T. P. at the same time, but all this was soon 
overcome, and we were able to make the instructors do some hard thinking. 
It did not take us long one afternoon to learn that we had rather do field work 
than balance polygons. 

We were not a little disappointed when we found out that we would have 
to take the examination Tuesday afternoon. We believed that we ought to 
be at liberty to get acquainted with the rooks. However, we were very sorry 
when summer school was over. 




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THE TROOP AT PINE CAMP. 

The Norwich University cadets with their horses, accompanied the First 
Vermont regiment to the recent encampment of the regular and militia troops 
at Pine Plain, N. Y., to perform the duty of mounted scouts for the Vermont 
infantry. 

One of the last war maneuvers of the camp was a war problem to be solved 
between the Maine and Vermont regiments. Due to the very efficient man- 
ner in which these ten cadets performed the duty of mounted scouts the Vermont 
regiment was thoroughly victorious over the Maine regiment. 

Captain Frank Tompkins, U. S. A., instructor in military science and 
tactics at the University, received the following letter from the adjutant of 
the 1st Vermont regiment, which indicates the appreciation of the work of 
the cadets: 

Sir: I am directed by the commanding officer of this regiment to ex- 
press his extreme satisfaction with the manner in which the duties of the ten 
cadets from the Norwich University, transferred to this command for duty 
as mounted orderlies at Pine Camp, were performed. 

Particularly the commanding officer wishes to mention the efficiency of these 
cadets in performing the duties of mounted scouts for infantry. Accurate 
information, promptly and intelligently reported, which was gained in an in- 
creJibly short time, not only enabled this command to, without qualification, 
perform its mission in the problem, but was said by the senior umpire to be the 
finest piece of mounted orderly work seen in camp. The advantage of well 
trained mounted scouts with infantry was demonstrated without question 
in the problem above mentioned. 

Very respectfully, 

(Signed) GEORGE H. THOMPSON, 
Capt. and Adjt. 1st Inf. Adjutant. 



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Spntmianmrra nf a Hank on tt|r ^tkf 
nf 1910. 




H h-h-h, what an unearthly hour for a civilized being to get 
up, four-forty-five, just think of it, quarter to five, and we 
have to crawl out of our nice little beds, just because that 
bugler tooted his little brass horn. 

But never mind, most of us are pretty excited, we're going 
to White River Junction today, to camp at the fair. 

Let me see now, Sunday was the eighteenth, then today is the twentieth 
of September, yes, the twentieth of September, nineteen hundred and ten, 
just think, some of us are going to be fifty odd miles nearer home in five hours. 

What's that? Oh yes, we'll have our bundles done up strong, so blamed 
strong that they wouldn't come apart if you put them through a stone crusher. 
Oh, I guess we have sent bundles on the train before, even if we are only two 
weeks old, Rooks. Yes, I think, hot coffee would be great, but what do we 
carry it in? In what, oh sure, why certainly, we knew all the time that the 
Canteen was for that. 

Say you, what's that call, Retreat or Assembly? Mess! Oh sure, I might 
have known it If I had only counted the notes. I'm so blooming sleepy that 
I can's see the hands on my watch. What time is it? 

Hurrah, breakfast is over, and we are almost ready to start, really we are 
all excited; no I don't mean that; we're soldiers now and can't get flabergasted, 
but still I rather wish things would move faster. 

At last we are on the train comfortably seated, but not for long. Alas, 
we are insignificant Rooks, and must entertain the upper-classmen with our 
songs, poems, speeches, official names and such things. Fancy and foolish 
stunts, which are handed down from one generation to another, helped to make 
the time pass more rapidly. 

The Fair Grounds were at last reached and some of us, for the first time 
in our lives, marched before a large crowd of on lookers. The camp was soon 
reached, however, and then 
came the task of putting up 
the large conical tents, each 
squad had a tent, and each 
company had a street, so 
they all went up regularly. 
After they were up came the 
task of ditching them. This 
is a process of digging up the 
turf around the tents and 
leaving a gully for the water 
to run in, thus keeping it out 
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At last we were free to 
walk around the fair grounds 
and amuse ourselves; this we 
did with pleasure, for to 
most people a Country Fair 
is exciting. All along the 
street the fakers were yell- 
ing, "Here's where you get 
your fortune told," "Here's 
the best ice cream on the 
grounds;" "Don't go by here 
without seeing the great 

mechanical toys of the world;" Here's your American Beauties, fifty-seven 
varieties like Heinze's Pickles;" "Here's Electricia, the only girl in the 
world who can stand ten thousand volts of electricity without flinching." Of 
course we had to take these all in, for what fun is there at a fair if you 
don't. 

Taps was a cheerful sound that night and most of us were so tired that 
after a few moments we forgot we were sleeping on the ground and not on a 
mattress. But never mind, under two nice army blankets, we snoozed to our 
heart's content. 

Reveille sounded at the regular time Wednesday morning but oh! wasn't 
our clothing wet, and wasn't it foggy? indeed it was so heavy that a person 
might think that he was in London for a few moments. 

After a few Calisthenics, and a semi-ice-water wash we lined up for break- 
fast. It was good, too. The cooks, who were from Fort Ethan Allen, cer- 
tainly deserve praise and the meals were served in a Plaza style. 

Tuesday and Wednesday mornings we had our regular drills and police 
duty, and in the afternoons there were exhibition drills. The troop showed 
up well, and the school ought to feel proud of it. 

Guard duty was a new thing to bother most of us for we had our first ex- 
perience of it at the fair. Around midnight, we began to get sleepy, but we 
were soldiers now, and must watch. Nevertheless, some one is known to have 

gone to sleep on Post No. 
4, at the barn. 

Friday morning we 
broke camp, and got every 
thing loaded on the teams 
and were ready to start on 
our first parade at the end 
of the foot ball game in 
the afternoon. 

Norwich easily defeated 
St. Michaels in the after- 
noon by a score of 34-0. 
St. Michaels had a good 
team, but were neither 




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heavy nor fast enough. The 
game was attended by a 
good crowd and was very 
exciting at certain stages. 

Immediately following the 
game, the boys after polic- 
ing the ground left for West 
Hartford, which was to be 
our stopping place for the 
night. The roads were very 
dusty, and as the writer 
happened to be Old Guard 
that day he had to trail behind with the wagons and eat dust. 

We pulled into West Hartford about half past seven, and it was dark at 
that time, so our shelter tents were pitched in about any place possible. Very 
few waited to hear taps at night, but unfortunately our company street was 
alongside the railroad track, and some tents were extremely near, so that every 
passing train woke up the participants. 

Saturday morning came as usual, and the Cadets arose early and surveyed 
the grounds where they had spent the previous night. Some were slightly 
surprised, others were more so at the position of our camp. 

About the middle of the morning, we started with heavy marching order 
for South Royalton, a distance of about nine miles. With jokes, songs, cheers 
and stolen apples, we reached there in due time, slightly tired and a little hungry, 
but in the best of spirits. We stopped here over Sunday. Saturday night 
there was a football dance in the open air Pavilion, the music was rendered by 
the Norwich Orchestra and a large party enjoyed the event. 

Sunday was passed in various ways, some attended church, while others 
slept. At night we had an enormous bonfire, and sitting around it, we sang 
songs, and heard a few speeches by Major Smith and some of the football men. 
Monday we were again to start on our hike; this time there was to be a sham 
battle to make things interesting. Co. D. accompanied the wagons, and Co's. 
A. and C. with the troop, were to attack them when we caught up with them. 
We were all given blanks, and Co. D. with the wagons started for Bethel. About 
a half an hour later Co's. A. and C. with the troop, started pursuit. A little 
over half way to Bethel the 
companies heard firing, and 
when we rounded the corner, 
we saw troop B. in a hot 
skirmish with Co. D. In- 
stantly our squads were sent 
out, some up on the hill, oth- 
ers over on the railroad track; 
our squad went over to the 
track. On each side of the 
track was a high wire fence 
which had to be gotten over, 



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and our orders were to go 
under. Two of us started 
under when the rest decided 
in unison to go over; the 
consequence was that we two 
unfortunates stayed under 
the fence like prisoners until 
the rest of our squad was 
over. 

The Battle was well fought 
in some points, and very 
poorly in others, but it gave 

us Rooks a slight idea of what to expect in June, when we reviewed 

everything. 

A tired and dirty bunch strolled into Bethel that noon, but soon the shelter 

tents were up, and we were resting peacefully for dinner. 

Guard duty again struck us at this stop, and we walked at night to watch 

the horses. 

Tuesday morning the Cadets witnessed a genuine Vermont rain storm, 

and it was indeed a mean day. A general assembly was blown, and a vote 

taken whether or not we should walk through to Northfield, the next stop on 

schedule was Randolph. A unanimous vote was cast in favor of Northfield, 

and after packing our bundles, we started with only poncho, sidearms, rifle and 

canteen. 

This portion of the hike if completed, we knew would form a new record 

for the military school and college world, and also, if completed, would give 

us our nice little white iron beds to sleep in. 

The goal was a great one, and try we must. Our motto was, "Heads 

right up and tails a flying." This with songs and cheers kept us going until 

we reached Randolph. There our good cooks made us some glorious hot coffee 

and toast, which tickled our insides and made us feel dandy. 

Several fellows thought that they had sufficient excuse to drop out here 

and took the train in, but undoubtedly they will think twice before indulging 

again. 

The rain never failed to fall that day: the roads were in perfect conditions. 

Oh, yes. But we started on 

the last leg of our famous 

hike. Many of us were wet 

through before reaching Ran- 
dolph; those that wern't, 

were wet now anyway. 

Those who were in the best 

condition, tried to keep the 

spirits up, and succeeded 

well. Our Commandant, 

Captain Tompkins, gave up 

his horse to a lad who was 



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all in, and walked the last 14 miles with us. 

This last day of the hike will long be remembered by all the participants 
for everything in Nature was against us. One of the worst rains of the season. 
The march was over several small mountains, the roads were extremely bad, 
the distance was twenty seven miles and the time of actual hiking was six 
hours and forty-five minutes. 

A. W. M. '14. 







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©Ijrta CIl?i (Sranh (papier. 

Grand OX, J. Albert Holmes, 8 Day St., No. Cambridge, Mass. 

Grand Secretary, E. Wesson Clark, 101 Milk St., Boston, Mass. 

Alumni Secretary, George H. Chapin, Jr., 429 Old South Bldg., Boston, Mass. 

Herbert William Flaherty, Harold Cushing Faxon, 

Ralph Curtis Heath, George Roland Martin. 



ALUMNI CHAPTERS. 

BOSTON CHAPTER AND NEW YORK CHAPTER. 

Chapter Roll. 

1856 Alpha, Norwich University, Northfield, Vt. 

1902 Beta, Mass. Institute of Technology, Boston, Mass. 

1907 Gamma, University of Maine, Oron, Maine. 

1908 Delta, Rensealaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, N. Y. 

1909 Epsilon, Worcester Polytechnic Institute, Worcester, Mass. 

1910 Zeta, New Hampshire State College, Durham, N. H. 



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Fratres in Urbe. 




Chas. Dole, '67, J. H. Judkins, *90, 




R. A. Silver, '74, B. F. Allen, *00, 


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C. M. Davis, '81, W. H. Morrill, '05 




J. M. Holland, '84, J. L. Moseley (Hon,), 




N. R. Davis, '89, H. D. Morrill, ex-'12, 




A. C. Cook, '87, C. A. Cady, '93. 




Fratres in Universitate. 




1911. 




Major H. J. M. Smith, First Lieut. G. C. Day, 




Captain N. W. Richmond, Batt. Serg. Maj. H. N. Gordon, 




Captain K. D. Sabin, Sergeant F. J. Noel, 




First Lieut. L. N. Burhoe, Sergeant L. I. Dean, 




1912. 




1st Sergt. J. E. Miles, Sergeant H. H. Reid, 




1st Sergt. J. W. Slattery, Sergeant H. J. Woodward, 




1st Sergt. 0. W. Ray, Cadet J. S. Rand. 




1913. 




Corporal D. P. Guillow, Cadet L. S. Brice, 




Corporal H. B. S. Burwell, Cadet W. H. Irish, 




Corporal C. F. Murray, Cadet G. W. Matthewson, Jr., 




Corporal F. L. Lovett, Cadet L. C. Taft, 




Cadet J. P. Varnum. 




1914. 




Cadet E. C. Beebe, Cadet H. L. Putnam, 




Cadet P. S. Hubbard, Cadet A. L. Sleeper, 




Cadet H. S. Muzzy, Cadet R. H. Sprague. 



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Artttir iHrmbera in (Eljaptpr 2B 



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Alplja Sigma p iftratmtttg. 


Fratres in Urbe. 


F. L. Howe, ex-'80, 


M. D. Smith, '81, 


C. A. Plumley, '96, 


H. C. Cady, '91, 


I. C. Ellis, '01, 


W. A. Ellis, '97, 


H. W. Orser, ex-'02, 


R. A. Bullock, ex-'98, 


J. T. Lance, '01, 


H. M. Howe, ex-'OS, 


Frank Plumley (Hon.), 


W. E. C. Washburn, '04, 


H. J. Dane, '90, 


Dr. W. B. Mayo (Hon.), 




G. C. Sanborn (Hon.). 




Fratres in Facilitate. 


A. E. Winslow, '98, 


K. R. B. Flint, '03, 


W. A. Shaw, '89, 


E. A. Shaw, '91, 




L. P. Bayley, '09. 




Fratres in Universitate. 




1911. 


Captain M. B. Badger, 


1st. Lieut. R. W. Newcomb, 


1st. Lieut. G. E. Thayer, 


1st Lieut. G. E. Carpenter, 




Com. Sergt. H. A. Howe. 
1912. 




1st Sergt. F. V. Hemenway, Sergt. N. Jacobs, 


Sergt. S. C. Cannon, 


Sergt. E. F. Dowst, 


Sergt. F. H. Colburn, 


Corporal H. L. Deane, 


Sergt. W. W. Inglis, 


Cadet W. H. Bradley. 




1913. 


Corporal G. E. Bailey, 


Corporal G. W. Schwenger, 


Corporal R. P. Berry, 


Cadet A. L. Kelley, 




Cadet C.M.VerWiebe. 




1914. 


Cadet S. W. Bayley, 


Cadet H. C. Fellows, 


Cadet C. D. Brehmer, 


Cadet R. C. Kimball, 


Cadet A. B. Calef, 3rd 


, Cadet L. P. Lawton, 


Cadet H. E. Chase, 


Cadet C. I. Smallman, 


Cadet H. L. Collins, 


Cadet J. F. Tuttle, 




Cadet C. Weed. 



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Sigma pjt iEpatUm iFrafrrtttty. 



GRAND CHAPTER. 

Grand President, N. R. Cooney. 

Grand Vice-President, F. S. Robbins. 

Grand Secretary, W. L. Phillips. 

Grand Historian, Charles Yancey. 

Grand Guard, W. F. Wingett, 

G. O. M. Chapter Committee, S. K. Philliips. 

Chapter Roll. 

Virginia Alpha — Richmond College. 

West Virginia Beta, — West Virginia University. 

Pennsylvania Beta — Jefferson Medical College. 

Pennsylvania Gamma — University of Pittsburg. 

III. Alpha — College of P. & S., University of Illinois. 

Colorado Alpha — University of Colorado. 

Pennsylvania Delta — University of Pennsylvania. 

Virginia Delta — College of William and Mary. 

N. C. Beta — North Carolina College of Agriculture and Mechanical Arts 

Ohio Alpha — Ohio Northern University. 

Indiana Alpha — Purdue University. 

New York Alpha — Syracuse University. 

Virginia Epsilon — Washington and Lee University. 

Virginia Zeta — Randolph-Macon College. 

Georgia Alpha — Georgia School of Technology. 

Delaware Alpha — Delaware College. 

Virginia Eta — University of Virginia. 

Arkansas Alpha — University of Arkansas. 

Pennsylvania Epsilon — Lehigh University. 

Virginia Theta — Virginia Military Institute. 

Ohio Gamma — Ohio State University. 

Vermont Alpha — Norwich University. 

Alabama Alpha — Alabama Polytechnic Institute. 

North Carolina Gamma — Trinity College. 

New Hampshire Gamma — Dartmouth College. 

District of Columbia Alpha — George Washington University. 

Kansas Alpha — Baker University. 

California Alpha — University of California. 



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Fratres in 


pjt iEpBthm iFratmtttg. 


Universitate. 




1911. 


Captain R. E. Walbridge, 


Color Sergt. A. P. Leete, 


Captain D. H. B. Starr, 


Sergt. H. S. Bullard, 


1st Lieut. J. E. Creed, 




2nd Lieut. R. P. Lynde, 


Cadet E. D. Hovey. 




1912. 


Drum Maj. W. A. Heathfield, 


Sergeant W. D. Wallace, 


Cadet F. S. Hoff. 


Sergt. E. W. Magnus, 




1913. 


Corporal K. F. Raitt, 


Corporal G. 0. Miller, 


Corporal I. A. Rich, 


Corporal H. B. Smith, 


Corporal A. F. Holland, 


Cadet 0. A. Tilton. 




1914. 


Cadet J. E. Collins, 


Cadet W. H. Munsell, Jr., 


Cadet W. A. Gilmour, 


Cadet J. M. Pierce, 


Cadet L. B, McVicker, 


Cadet R. H. Wilson. 





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f Ijt SCa^pa Delta Jffratmtitg. 


^ratres in Universitate. 






1911. 




1st Lieut. M. W. Parks, 




2nd Lieut. B. J. Young. 


1st Lieut. G 


. M. Eastman, 




Sergt. Maj. N. W. Beattie, 


1st Lieut. D 


. J. Smith, 




Prin. Mus. J. 0. Goodrich, 


2nd Lieut. L. E. Stevens, 




Ord. Sergt. A. J. Riley, 






Q. M. Sergt. G. 


G. Foster. 






1912. 




Sergeant W. 


F. Adams, 




Sergeant C. F. Blanchard, 


Sergeant H. 


C. Kendall, 




Sergeant F. C. McCarthy, 


Sergeant E. 


P. Therrio, 




Cadet E. H. Parkman, 


Sergeant L. 


R. Witt, 




Cadet G. A. Hutchinson, 






Cadet C. F. 


Joslyn. 






1913. 




Corporal E. 


P. Shaw, 




Cadet F. X. Lee, 


Corporal R. 


H. Underhill 




Cadet J. P. Lee, 


Corporal H. 


H. Thompson, 




Cadet S. W. Marble, 


Corporal C. 


H. Alvord, 




Cadet C. B. Burch, 






Cadet L. M. 


Adams. 






1914. 




Cadet R. C. 


Burditt, 




Cadet F. M. Mahard, 


Cadet S. G. 


Kendall, 




Cadet L. J. Scott, 


Cadet A. B 


. Kimball, 




Cadet A. C. Shepard, 






Cadet W. W. Washburn. 





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Noruririj lintumttij OIommnnB (SIlub 



Since the dissolution of the Commons Club during the winter term of 
1910, there has been no democratic organization in the college into which the non- 
fraternity men could be admitted. To meet this demand for a Commons 
Club, the men of the two upper classes met and formulated plans for such a 
club to be located at present in the Dole House, in which several organizations 
have been born. Articles of incorporation were first drawn up in order to place 
the organization on a good firm basis. These articles were made a law by the 
General Assembly of the State of Vermont in January, 1911. 

The rooms were furnished at the Dole House so that the members can en- 
joy the bits of home and club life they do not ordinarily get in college. 

It has been the aim of the founders to so frame the constitution that it 
would help the development and growth of a better college spirit. 



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Incorporators and Charter Members. 

1911. 

1st Lieut. D. E. Field, Hosp. Sergt. E. W. Durfee, 

Q. M. Sergt. E. J. Donahue. 



Sergeant C. L. Whipple, 
Sergeant A. R. Cram, 
Corporal N. C. Hooper, 



1912 



Cadet M. J. Buck, 

Cadet M. Jacobs, 

Cadet A. E. Taplin. 



Cadet M. G. Ayers 
Cadet H. L. Butler 
Cadet P. E. Cheney 



1913 



Cadet A, H. Marcott 

Cadet G. F. Miller 

Cadet J. T. Whitney 



1914 



Cadet C. C. Barnes 
Cadet S. Cheney 
Cadet E. J. Colling 
Cadet H. C. Fisher 
Cadet H. H. Lawrence 
Cadet E. N. Yarrington 



Cadet D. W-. Patterson 

Cadet E. R. Reaside 

Cadet M. C. Sparhawk 

Cadet H. Spencer 

Cadet P. W. Towsley 

Cadet A. G. Wheeler 



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Founded 1908. 

J. E. Creed, '11, 

H. N. Gordon, '11, 

R. W. Newcomb, '11, 

A. P. Leete, '11, 

E. W. Magnus, '12, 

H. L. Putnam, '14. 



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Members of the Iota Tau Kappa Society, Founded 1909. 

J. E. Creed, '11, A. P. Leete, 

E. D. Hovey, '11, R. W. Newcomb, 

H. A. Howe, '11, G. E. Thayer, 

E. J. Donahue, '11, L. E. Stevens, 

D. H. B. Starr, '11, R. P. Lynde, 
E. W. Magnus, '12. 



Members nf % iHrlta ®au 4Hu. 



W. F. Adams, F. S. Hoff, 

S. C. Cannon, W. W. Inglis, 

F. H. Colburn, J. E. Miles, 

H. L. Deane, H. H. Reid, 

W. A. Heathfield, E. P. Therrio, 

F. V. Hemenway, W. D. Wallace, 

L. R. Witt, H. J. Woodward. 



As a result of a custom in vogue at Norwich, this society was founded by the 
Junior Class. The meaning of the Greak Letters comprising its name have crea- 
ed some discussion, and the combination of names advanced has been interesting 
as well as instructive. Such names as "Death to Muckers," "Dam the Military," 
and "Dont' Touch Mechanics" might possibly get by. 

The meetings of the clan were pulled ofi once a month, at which time the 
elect are allowed to smoke one cigarette as an opener. After that the sewing for 
the month is taken up, followed by such games as "Going to Barre," "Spinning 
the Platter" and etc. A list of those who "also flew" is read as a closing prayer 
for the gathering. The meeting then breakes up, — some to "hit the hay," while 
most of us settle down to grind with the midnight oil (?). 

I fain would continue this literary effort and masterpiece, but can't see any 
possibility of so doing, as the Editor states explicity, that not more than half the 
book can be dedicated to this cause. So, "Good Night." 



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IN MEMORIAM. 



HARRY CHESTER MOSELEY, B. S. 

BORN OCTOBER 19TH, 1873 
DIED SUDDENLY DECEMBER 1ST, 1910 

He was ever kind, true and faithful; to his military work, his busi- 
ness and his Alma Mater, old N. U. 

"His life was gentle; and the elements, 

So mixed in him, that Nature might stand up. 

And say to the world, This was a man! 

— Shakespeare 's Julius Caeser. 



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Nortmrlj Intu^rattg Atljtettr AHSoriatton 



AbwtBflrg fHoarii 



Intupratty members 

1911, H. N. Gordon 1912, F. V. Hemenway 

1913, A. L. Kelley 

(Srnrral 25oariii 

Dr. H. A. Whitney, Chairman 

Mr. I. C. Ellis Mr. H. W. Orser 

Dr. W. G. Huntley 



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t Wt urns of % N. 






laarball 






Captain N. W. Richmond '11. 






Lieut. G. E. Carpenter '11. 






Sergt. Maj. H. N. Gordon '11. 






1st. Sergt. J. E. Miles '12. 






1st. Sergt. F. V. Hemenway '12. 






Sergt. F. H. Colburn '12. 






Cadet. E. H. Parkman '12. 






Corpl. C. F. Murray '13. 






Corpl. H.S. Burwell '13. 






Corpl. R. P. Berry '13. 






Cadet. W. F. Hayes '13. 






iFooibaU 






Major H. J. M. Smith '11. Corpl. H. S. 


Burwell 


'13. 


Captain D. H. B. Starr '11. Corpl. C. H. 


Alvord 


'13. 


1st. Lieut. L. N. Burhoe '11. Cadet. H. L. 


Butler 


'13. 


1st. Lieut. G. E. Carpenter '11. Cadet. C. B. 


Burch ' 


13. 


1st. Sergt. F. V. Hemenway '12. Cadet. J. P. 


Lee '13. 




1st. Sergt. J. W. Slattery '12. Cadet. A. L. 


Kelley ' 


13. 


Sergt. S. C. Cannon '12. Cadet. L. C. 


Taft '1- 


5. 


Sergt. F. H. Colburn '12. Cadet. M. C 


. VerWiebe '13. 


Corpl. R. H. Underhill '13: Cadet. C. D. 


. Brehmer '14. 


Corpl. C. F. Murray '13. Cadet. H. L. 


Collins 


'14. 


Corpl. H. H. Thompson '13. Cadet. C. Weed '14. 




tBaakrtball 






Major. H. J. M. Smith. '11 






Lieut. G. E. Carpenter. '11 









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Atfjtettrs in General 



At the Military College of the State of Vermont, we have three forms of ath- 
letics, Football, Baseball and Military drill. The first has developed wonder- 
fully in the last ten years, for whereas N. U. used to be lucky to defeat Goddard 
Seminary, this year she won the Championship of the State by walloping U. V 
M., Seventeen to Zero. The second has probably developed as much in five years 
as the football has in ten and I firmly believe the greater part of the development 
has been due to the efforts of Dr. Whitney and his close attention to details. 
I will digress a little and bring out something that perhaps you've not thought of 
heretofore. After this matter of the rise of N. U. Athletics has been boiled down 
and sugared off, it is my opinion that the true cause will be found in the ever-in- 
creasing number of students from "down country," in other words, civilization. 
It is nice, I know, and rather romantic, to go drifting on, shouting the praises of 
some big husky "phenom." from the country and expecting him to be a "Coy" 
or a "Collins." Nothing doing. Athleties are either born or trained. The nat- 
ural athletes are few and far between. Training brings forth the majority, and 
now here's the point — -the athletically inclined student at the city high school or 
an up to date down country prep, school gets that training from his contests with 
other well trained teams. Also there are better coaches and physical directors 
to give these men instructions. 

N. U., as yet, has failed to recognize that, that which built up Dartmouth, 
Brown, University of Chicago and many other colleges, was athletics and not 
a huge pile of books, suggested by catalogue crammed with courses. As a lid 
on this little spiel I will state that the greatest fault in N. U's. development of 
athletics is the fact that it is a "poor man's college" and whichever way one turns 
with a new project, he is blocked by a lack of funds. It's the same old story, 
"Money is Power;" this applies in the athletic world as well as any other. 

F.V.H. '12. 



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Norwich has to look back on the season of 1910 with a fair degree of satisfaction 
and with added hopes for the continuation of the steady gain shown in baseball. 

Although not winning a majority of the games scheduled, still she won a good 
share of them. Several games were lost by very close scores, Norwich outhit- 
ting her opponents, but losing by unfortunate errors or stupid work on bases. 

The team was an exceptionally strong hitting one, outhitting every team they 
lined up against, with the exception of Vermont, whose perfect baseball diamond 
seemed to give them an attack of "buck fever." Those who saw the St. Law- 
rence and St. Michael's game can appreciate what a hard hitting team we had. 
Even the mighty Fisher (who has since made good in the box for the N. Y. 
Americans) experienced the Biblical adage that "Pride goeth before destruction 
and a haughty spirit before a fall." The rude manner in which his speed and 
curves were bumped, on Memorial Day, sent him home chastened in spirit; 
pricked the bubble of Middlebury's confident hopes of an easy victory and sent 
her supporters home in their special train, enveloped in gloom, minus cheers and 
money, and with the cold fact indelibly impressed upon them that a one man 
baseball team is not invincible. 

The team lost only two men by graduation, Captain Reid and Earle, 1st Base; 
both men were strong hitters. Hemenway whose batting was the sensation of 
the season, was elected captain. He should make a strong leader as his game is 
a consistent one at all times. Gordon, again played short and acquitted himself 
very creditably. Parkman pitched a majority of the games, and his work show- 
ed a steady improvement over that of last season. Berry, a freshman of whom 
much is expected this year, pitched a few games and showed good form. 

The freshman class was well represented on the team. Murray, an Exeter 
man, although an outfielder, cheerfully played any position he was placed in, 



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A. W. RRID 
Captain 1910 




DR. H. A. WHITNEY 
Coach 




F. V. HEMENWAY 
Captain Elect 1911 




H. H. KINSMAN 
Manager 191U 



H. N. GORDON 

Assistant Manager 1910 

Manager Elect 1911 



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doing the greater part of the catching. He was the fastest man of the team on 
the bases, his great speed in getting to first on bunts turned many seemingly 
easy outs into hits. 

Hayes, another freshman at 3rd, played a fine fielding game the whole season, 
his throws to first being exceptionally accurate and speedy. He steadily im- 
proved in hitting and at the close of the season was batting consistently; great 
things are expected of him the coming season. 

Second base was occupied by still another freshman, Burwell. Though very 
crude at first, he developed very rapidly in his fielding game, until at the close 
of the season, he was playing the best game at 2nd, that had ever been played 
for Norwich. It is hoped that he will still continue to improve the coming 
season. 

The official batting averages were unfortunately lost at the close of the season, 
but the averages printed below are not far out of the way. 

Hemenway 475 

Earle 375 

Parkman 365 

Reid 340 

Gordon 320 

Burwell and Carpenter above ...250 

Hayes and the rest below. 

Earle at 1st Base made 2 errors out of over 100 chances. 

Piatt fielded for 1000. 

Norwich was represented on the diamond by a team who never gave up fight- 
ing for the game, and were never defeated until the last man was out. They 
played a hard, clean game, and were gentlemen on and off the field. 



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Catcher 
C. F. Murray, '13 




E. 


Pitchers 
H. Parkman, '12 R. P. Berry 


, '13 






T. 


1st Base 
W. Earle, '10 






W. 


3rd Base 
F. Hayes, 


'13 




G 


M 


2nd Base 
Sanborn, '13 H. S. Burwell, 

Short Stop 
H. N. Gordon, '11 


'13 












Center Field 
F. V. Hemenway, '12 








A. 
G. 


Right Field 
W. Reid, '10 
E. Carpenter, 


11 




A 

J- 


Left Field 
' L. Piatt, 
E. Miles, 


'12 

'12 




N 


W. 


- Subs 
Richmond, '11 A. L. Kelley, 


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iFaot Hall l^ason 1910 at Nnrtotrh 



With the beginning of the 1910 foot ball season at Norwich, a system of grad- 
uate coaching was introduced and it certainly proved a great success. "Peanut" 
Potter of the class of '07 was secured to coach the varsity and made a team that 
will long be remembered for its playing. 

Practice was started the first week of college, over two full teams being out, 
but the next week brought out enough more old men to increase the squad to 
thirty-five men. Practice was carried on at the lower parade until the corps 
left for the State Fair, and during each day of the hike the men worked diligent- 
ly, practicing on the land opposite the large grand stand. 

The first game of the season was played with St. Michael's College, of Winooski, 
at White River Junction. Norwich winning by the score of 32 to 0. During 
the game nearly everyone on the squad was given a try out. The game was very 
one-sided as the score indicated, the lighter men from Winooski being outclassed 
by their heavier and faster opponents. 



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H. J. M. SMITH 
Captain 1910 



D. POTTER 
Coach 1910 





S. C. CANNON 
Captain Elect 1911 




D. H. B. STARR 
Manager 1910 



H. L. DEANE 
Assistant Manager 1910 



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Tuesday, the team, after being cheered by the corps, left Bethel for North- 
ampton to be ready for the game with Amherst the following day. The Amherst- 
Norwich game was won by the former 17 to 0, but the game was not as one-sided 
as one would think. Amherst scored twice during the first period on fumbles by 
Norwich and on a blocked kick which Amherst recovered. Amherst scored its 
only touch down, not seconded by a fluke, during the second period on forward 
passes and line plays. When the third period opened Norwich came back strong, 
carrying the ball the length of the field on trick plays, forward passes and end 
runs, only to lose the ball on a fumble after the Amherst line had been crossed. 
During the remainder of the game both teams tried to score but neither succeeded. 

After the Amherst game the team went to Providence where practice was 
carried on in preparation for the game with Brown the following Saturday. Nor- 
wich hoped to hold Brown to a small score and cross her line if possibe, but was 
not successful in either. Throughout the first period the game was fast, the 
Maroon and Gold line holding her heavy opponents on the one yard line for downs, 
but during the remaining periods of the game the weight and speed of the Brown 
team told and they rolled up a heavy score. Brown used twenty-three men dur- 
ing the game, against thirteen of the cadets, and was thus enabled to play the 
new style game to advantage. During the second period Brehmer was taken out 
on the game with a fractured elbow, and Cannon, whose loss was felt at center, 
with a sprained ankle. 



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3Fiwt Sail Seam 1910 


Center 


S. C. Cannon, '12 


Left Guard Right Guard 


D. H. B. Starr, '11 C. H. Alvord, '13 


L. N. Burhoe, '11 


Left Tackle Right Tackle 


G. E. Carpenter, .'11 H. J. M. Smith, '11 


Left End Right End 


J. P. Lee, '13 C. Weed, '14 


Quarter Back 


F. H. Colburn, \2 


H. H. Thompson, '13 


Left Half Back Right Half Back 


H. S. Burwell, '13 A. L. Kelley, '13 


F. V. Hemenway, '12 


Full Back 


R. H. Underhill, '13 


Subs 


H. L. Butler, '13 C. B. Burch, '13 L. C. Taft, '13 


M. C. VerWiebe, '13 C. D. Brehmer, '14 H. L. Collins, '14 





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The next game was with Wesleyan and the time before this game was spent 
in hard practice and making changes in the line-up. Underhill was shifted from 
tackle to fullback; Captain Smith, who had not been able to play thus far, took 
his regular position at right tackle; Kelley changed to right half to replace Hem- 
enway; with these changes and heavy practice, the team played Wesleyan and 
was defeated 17 to 0. Several times the Norwich team was within striking dis- 
tance, only to fumble. 

The changes that had been made in the back field worked to good advantage, 
but the line did not have the snap that it showed in previous games. Carpenter 
was laid out in the last quarter on account of an injury to his back. Up to this 
time he had been playing a fast game. 

On October 22, Norwich went to Hartford where she played Trinity, and lost 
9 to 0; this game was one of the best of the season, being even and hard fought. 
Neither side was able to score during the first period, but in the second, Trinity 
got two safties, and during the last period, a touch down. The touch down was 
questioned by Norwich as being the result of an incompleted forward pass which 
was allowed to be called completed. During this period, Norwich succeded in 
getting the ball on Trinity's fifteen yard line but lost it on downs. 



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The week after the Trinity game was one of the most strenuous put in by the 
squad during the season. This was in anticipation of the Vermont game the 
following week. The men were in fine condition for the game and deserve all the 
credit that they received when the struggle was over and Norwich had won 17 to 
0. 

From the very start Norwich had the boys from Burlington guessing and before 
they realized that the game had started, Norwich had scored her first touch down. 
The ball was kicked off to Vermont, who were forced to punt after being held for 
downs. Norwich tried a place kick from the twenty yard line but it went wide. 
Vermont then attempted to make an onside kick, but Carpenter broke through 
and blocked it, recovering the ball and going across the line for the second touch 
down. Vermont kicked off to Norwich, and the period ended with the ball in 
Vermont's territory. 

During the second period after an exchange of punts, Norwich intercepted a 
forward pass, and after a few plays, Kelley went around right end for a touch 
down. No more scoring was done during the game but several spectacular plays 
were pulled off. During the third period, Captain Daley of the Vermont team 
intercepted one of the Norwich's forward passes and was downed on the Norwich 
four yard line by Underhill, after a most sensational run. With three downs in 
which to make four yards, the Vermont boys were sure of a touch down, but they 
were doomed to disappointment, as the Norwich line threw back each play. 

Saturday, November 12th, Norwich played its last game of the season with 
Middlebury, and defeated them 29 to 5. The game was played on a muddy field 
and fast play was impossible. 

After the game the team went to Burlington and broke training at Dorn's. 
Impromtu speeches were made, and S. C. Cannon, '12, was elected captain for 
next year. Cannon played a steady and hard game all season. 

Much credit for the successful season is due to Coach Potter, who is an ex- 
'07 man. It is hoped that Mr. Potter will return and coach again next season. 

In closing, we wish to extend to the Seniors, who are leaving us this year, our 
hearty thanks for the hard work which they put in on the football field to make 
the team what it was. With the loss of Captain Smith, Manager Starr, Burhoe 
and Carpenter, we have a wide gap to fill. 



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The annual Sophomore-Freshmen game was played November 16th and it 
was a great day for the Sophomores. They won by the largest score ever rec- 
orded in this annual battle. The usual amount of interest was created before 
the contest, although most everyone felt that the Sophs, would win. The fresh- 
men were coached by Carpenter and Colburn, and their coaching was apparent 
by the showing of the team. 

The day was cool, a strong breeze blowing from the west, but presented good 
football weather. The game was hard fought throughout, and was exceptionally 
clean, very few penalties being inflicted. The Sophs scored in the first minute 
of play on a blocked kick which Lee, F. X. gathered in, and ran 40 yards for a 
touchdown. This was only the first one, the other points coming at frequent 
intervals, the Freshmen being unable to stop the assults of their heavier and ex- 
perienced opponents. Most of the Sophomore's gains were made on their right 
side of the line; Burwell making good runs in the open field. 

In the last few minutes of play, Thompson kicked a pretty goal from the 30 
yard line, against the strong wind. The Freshmen were on the defensive most 
of the time; Collins in the first half made two good gains of 20 yards. In the 
second half, they were unable to gain any ground. Weed, Gardner and Kimball 
played well for the "Rooks." 
The line-up was as follows: 

Marble, Miller, Lee, J. P., left end right end, Williams 

Butler, left tackle right tackle, Kimball 

Richmond, Andrews, Tilton, left guard right guard, Partrick 

Burch ,*?*'" center Barnes 

Alvord, right guard left guard, Slade, Beebe 

VerWiebe, right tackle left tackle, Duke, Yarrington, Weed 

Lee, F. X., Holland, right end left end, Gardner, Boulia, Patterson 

Thompson quarter back Cronin 

Burwell, left half back right half back, Collins, H. L. 

Taft, right half back left half back, Washburn 

Underhill full back Weed, Yarrington 



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1910-1911 



President of Senior Class, M. B. Badger, '11 

President of Junior Class, W. F. Adams, '12 

President of Sophomore Class, R. H. Underhill, '13 

President of Freshman Class, H. L. Putnam, '14 

Captain of Football, 1910, H. J. M. Smith, '11 

Capt. Elect. 1911, S. C. Cannon, '12 

Captain of Baseball, 1911, F. V. Hemenway 

Manager of Football, 1910, D. H. B. Starr, 

Asst. Manager, 1 ( U0, H. L. Deane 

Manager of Baseball, 1911, H. N. Gordon 

Asst. Manager, 1911, H. L. Deane 

Editor-in-Chief of War Whoop, 1911, S. C. Cannon, '12 

Editor-in-Chief of Reveille, 1911, E. W. Magnus, '12 

Bus. Mgr. War Whoop, 1911, H. L. Deane, '12 

Bus. Mgr. Reveille, 1911, W. A. Heathfield, '12 



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(Enlora: mandarin GDrannr att& Dlark. 



M. B. BADGER, President H. J. M. SMITH, Vice President 

N. W. BEATTIE, Secretary G. C. DAY, Treasurer. 



Many changes have occurred at Norwich since the arrival of the men of 1911 
on that rainy day, September third, Nineteen-seven. 

We have seen the number of buildings as well as the number of professors in- 
creased. Cavalry has become an established part of our service. Athletics have 
reached their highest point. The hill has become a level campus and we are the 
last class to have experienced the former terraine between buildings, of hollows, 
bumps, and huge bowlders. A new commandant has taken the place of the old 
and the Military Department has seen fit to even add an assistant to the Com- 
mandant. Last but not least our college has been steadily gaining prestige among 
other colleges — partly due to athletics and partly to fraternities. 

At present we have four fraternities — two national, two locals, and a Commons 
Club. 

As usual our class has dwindled, until today we stand but thirty-one strong 
out of an entrance of seventy-two men. Our college is stronger in numbers than 
it was four years ago and above all the men are better prepared. Entrance exam- 
inations are stirrer and because of this, men are now at Norwich who are more 
competent to finish their course than has formerly been the case. 

Electrical Engineering has been added as a course and has proven to be a de- 
cided success. Each year has found more men following this line of study. 

Life has not, however, been one continual grind. We are not all wise men, 
nevertheless we follow the old adage, "A little nonsense now and then is relished 
by the wisest men." As sophomores we lead the class of 1912 a merry chase, 
until a crimp was put upon our exuberant spirits and some of us enjoyed the taste 
of tours and confinement. 

Little has been said of our prowess in Class Athletics, perhaps the less said the 
better. As athletes we were weak, but as orators— ah, there was our strong halo! 

We did win the interclass debate and we acknowledge that our worthy op- 
ponents were splendid debaters, gifted with flowery language. 

Summer school brought a still closer bond of friendship to each man, for in 
that place the military is set aside and all are on an equal footing. The Senior 
"Party", as usual was held and good spirits prevailed among all. 

Now, as the year is drawing to a close, we are sad — some of us because our di- 
plomas are still "on the fence"; others because we must leave one another; but 



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I am ashamed to say most are sad because Commencement means the end of a 
life of abandonment and pleasures supported by paternal pocket books. 

Later on we will appreciate the fact that these four years have been practically 
the happiest of our lives and we will look back upon our Alma Mater, with the 
same love and respect, which we have for our parents and be proud to say we are 
"Sons of Old Norwich". 




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(£a\tt. Mvtton Uruiamm laftgrr 

"Monk" Danville, Vt. 

Phillips Academy, Danville, Vt., Pcacham 

Academy. 

Corporal (2), 1st Sergant (3), Captain (4). 

Assistant Business Manager War Whoop (3), 

Presiflent Class (4), Commencement Committee 

(4). 

Course in Civil Engineering. 

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Sf gtl. #<?rgt. M<\\. Nral Mrbb Ir-attir 

'Beatty" Guildhall, Vt. 

Bradford High School. 
Corporal (2), Sergeant (3), Sergt. Maj. (4). 
Class Secretary (4) Commencement Committee 
Course in Electrical Engineering. 

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1 Ht (Elass grrgt. ?ijarnr g>mith. lullarb 

"Speed" Swanton, Vt. 

Swanton High School. 
Corporal (3), Sergeant (4). Pres. Chemistry 
Society (4). 

Asst. Editor In Chief War Whoop (3). 
Executive Comm. of Debating Club (3). 
Course in Chemistry. 

Assistant Instructor Chemistry 

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lHt IGtrut ffipmupl Newton Hurljnr 

"Si" East Bridgcwater, Mass. 

Kingston High School, E. Bridgewatcr High 

School. 
Corporal (2), Sergeant (3) Lieutenant (4) 
Winner of Austin Trophy, 3rd. Prize (2) Var- 
sity Football (3,4) Class Football (2) Class Base- 
ball (1,2), Class Treasurer (1,2), Business Man- 
ager War Whoop (3), Mandolin Club (1), Or- 
chestra. (3,4)- Course in Electrical Engineering. 

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1st IGtntt. atto ©ro. ©fftrw 
(Srnrgr lEtljrlbrrt (Earunttrr 

"Opie" Charlotte, Vt. 

Burlington High School, Burlington, Vt. 
Corporal (2), Sergeant (3), Lieutenant (4) 
Varsity Football (1,3,4), Varsity Basket ball 
(1,2,3), Varsity Baseball (1,3), Class Football 
(1,2), Class Basket Ball (1,2), Class Baseball 
(1,2) Class Executive Committee (1,2) Soph- 
omore Hop Com. (2). Course in Civil En- 
gineering. 

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1 at ICintt. dloljn lEbuiarii (Errro 

"Jack" Rutland, Vt. 

Rutland High School. 
Sergeant (3), Lietenant (4) Class Baseball 
(1, 2), Class Secretary (2), Class President (3), 
Pirates, I. T. K., Junior Week Com. (3), 
Commencement Committee (4). 
Course in ElectricalEngineering. 

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1st ffiirnt. (Station (Eit«l}uujt Day 

"Cush" Trevett, M< 

Boothbay High School. 
Corporal (2), Sergeant (3), Lieutenant (4). 
Class Football (2), Class Treasurer (3). Cours 
in Civil Engineering. 

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grrgrant KjtuMr y Jmttig IBran 

"Rip" Pigeon Cove, Mass. 

Gloucester High School. 
Class Football (1,2), Member of Chemistry 
Society (3) Sergeant (4), Course in Chemistry. 

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Saltalton Qp. ffl. g>mjt. 
lEkuarb Sluorplj Smtalntr 

'Bug" Proctor, Vt. 

Proctor High School. 

Corporal (3), Sergeant (4). 

Class Football (2), 2nd Football (2), I. T. K., 
Sect, and Treas. N. U. Journalistic Ass. (4), 
Course in Civil Engineering. 

I T K Commons 



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{Ebsun Marrrn Uurfrr 



"Durf" 

Bristol High School. 
Corporal (2), Sergeant (3,4). 
Course in Civil Engineering. 

Commons 



Bristol, Vt. 





1st Utrnt. (Hlftm iflattljruiH Eastman 

"Mose" Rutland, Vt. 

Rutland High School. 
Corporal (2), Sergeant (3), Lieutenant (4). 
Sheldon Prize Speaking (2), Class Baseball (1), 
Manager, Class Baseball (1), Class Vice-Pres- 
ident (2), Secretary (3), Assistant Editor Rev- 
eille (3), Editor in Chief Reveille (3), Military 
Editor War Whoop (3), President Debating 
Club (2). Course in Electrical Engineering. 

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1st IGiritt. Surr iEamarb iFtrlo 

"Dorr E." Northfield, 

South Royalton High School. 
Corporal (2), Sergeant (3), Lieutenant (4). 
Glee Club (1), 

Commencement Committee (4). 
Course in Civil Engineering. 

Commons 




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"George" 


San 


dwich, 


Mass 


Tabor Acade 


ny, Marion, Max. 


Serg< a 


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Mandolin CI 


lb (1,2,3), Corns ■ 


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ineering. 


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irtrt. Mas. iultmt <§sa,aaa (Stmbrtrtj 

" Goose " South Royalton, Vt. 

South Royalton High School. 
Corporal (2), Sergeant (3), Class Baseball (1,2). 
Course in Electrical Engineering. 

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Sat. g>mtf. fflaj. gjarolii Nutrtr. (6nri»on 

"Rook" Newton Center, Mass. 

Newton High School, Nichols Academy, Dudley, 

Mass. 
Corporal (3), Sergt. Maj. (4), Editor in Chief 
War Whoop (3) Varsity Base Ball (1,2,3,4), 
Assistant Manager Baseball (3), Manager Base- 
ball (4), Class Football (1,2), Class Baseball 
(1,2), Captain and Manager Class Baseball (2), 
Class Basketball (1), President Press Club (3), 
Vice-President Debating Association (3), 
Junior Week Committee (3), 

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(Eommtsaarg grrnt. Sjotnrr Asa iijnmr 

"Omar" Terre Haute, Indiana. 

Terre Haute High School. 
Corporal (2), Com. Sergeant (4). 
I. T. K., Course in Civil Engineering. 

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(Enlur grrgt. Asa flarkljitrst ICrrtr 

"Ace" Claremont, New Hampshire. 

Stevens High School, Claremont, N. H. 
Corporal (2), Sergeant (3), Drum Major (3) 
Color Sergeant (4). 

Class Football (1,2), Captain Class Football (1) 
Glee Club (1,2,3), Orchestra (1,2,3,4), Man- 
dolin Club (1,2,3), Pirates, I. T. K., Junior 
Week Committee (3), Junior Prom. Committee 
(3), Military Editor War Whoop (3), Course 
in Electrical Engineering. 

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2n& Strut. SUisrnr |Irrrm IGunfir 

"Charley" Williamstown, Vt. 

Brigham Academy, Bakersfield, Vt., W'illiston 

Seminary, East Hampton, Mass. 
Sergeant (3), Lieutenant (4). 
Class Baseball (1,2), Glee Club (1,2), I. T. K. 
Course in Civil Engineering. 

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1st Sjtrut. ffialub; Haaljlntnt Nrnunmh 

"Millie" Morrisvillc, Vt. 

Lamoille Central Academy, Hyde Park, Vt. 
Corporal (2), Principal Musician (3), Lieut- 
enant (4). 

Class Basketball (1), Class Baseball (2), Class 
Football (1), Chairman Junior Prom. Com- 
mittee (3), Musical Editor War Whoop (3) 
Glee Club (1,2,3), Junior Week Committee 
(3), I. T. K., Pirates, Course in Electrical Eng- 
ineering. 



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SL iH. i^rrflt. iFrrdmrk Slusqib; Nur-l 

"Freddie" Barre, Vt. 

Spaulding High School, Barre, Vt., Littlctown 

High School. 
Corporal (2), Sergeant (4). 

Class Baseball (1,2), Class Football (1,2). Glee 
Club (1,2,3), Mandolin Club (1,3), Leader Man- 
dolin Club (3), Athletic Editor War Whoop (3), 
Course in Electrical Engineering. 

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lat Strut, ano Abjutant 
UHUlarb Warmt Parks 

'Poxy" East Hampton, Conn. 

Middletown High School, Middletown, Conn. 
Corporal (2), Sergeant (3), Lieutenant (4). 
Glee Club (1), Course in Electrical Engineering. 

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CCajit. £Jral Wtllarn 8Url}ttUJtt& 

"Pete" Northfield, Vt. 

Northfield High School. 
Corporal (2), 1st Sergeant (3), Captain (4). 
Academic Medal (1), General Average Medal 
(1), Military Medal (1,2), Juckett Medal (2), 
Varsity Baseball (1,2,), Class Baseball (1,2), 
Manager Class Football (2), Assistant Business 
Manager Reveille (2), Business Manager (3), 
Glee Club (1,2,3), Course in Civil Engineering. 

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©ro. grrnt. Albert dlulnt Stlrg 

"Pat" Lyndonville, Vt, 

Corporal(2), Sergeant (3), Ord. Sergeant (4). 
Courses in Civil Engineering. 

HA 



(Eaut. anii Adjutant Karl Daufurtli Tallin 

"Karl" Keene, New Hampshire. 

Keene High School. 
Corporal (2), 1st Sergeant (3), Captain (4). 
Academic Medal (2), General Average Medal 
(2), Circulating Manager Reveille (2), Assist- 
ant Editor in Chief War Whoop (3), (dee Club 
(1,2,3). Course in Civil Engineering. 

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1 at ICirut anft QPitartrrmafitrr 
Urntmi 3Jamrs S>mttl? 

"Dent" Brattleboro, Vt. 

Brattleboro High School. 
Corporal (2), Sergeant (3), Lieutenant (4). 
Class Football (2), Course in Civil Engineering. 

OKA 



Ma\ar ijrnni dlniirplj JHmiiUj g>mith 

"Moody" Middletown, Conn. 

Middletown High School. 
1st Sergt. (3) Sergt Major (3) Major (4) 
Varsity Football (1,2,3,4), Captain (4), Varsity 
Basketball (1) Class Baseball (1), Class Football 
(1), Class Basketball (1), Class Secretary Treas- 
ure (1), President Journalistic Association (3) , 
Vice President Class (3,4) Mandolin Club (2) 
Course in Civil Engineering. 



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(Eapt. ianirl ^ubbarb lirbaru £>tarr 

"Radiator" East Hampton, Conn. 

Middletown High School. 
Sergeant (3), First Sergeant (3), Captain (4), 
Winner of the Austin Trophy (2), Varsity Foot- 
ball (3,4) Manager Football (4), Class Football 
(1,2), I. T. K., Course in Civil Engineering. 

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2uii ICirut. ICrsltr lEugnir &trurna 

"Runt" Rutland, Vt. 

Rutland High School. 
Corporal (2), Sergeant (3), 2nd Lieutenant (4), 
Class Football (2), I. T. K., Course in Civil 
Engineering. 

HA 





1st Strut, dmy iEdtnuuu ulljayrr 

"Father" West Brattleboro, Vt. 

Brattleboro High School. 
Corporal (3), Sergeant (3), 1st Lieutenant (4), 
Sheldon Prize Speaking 1st prize (1), Junior 
Prom Committee (3), Art Editor of War Whoop 
(3), I. T. K. 

Commencement Committee (4). 
Course in Civil Engineering. 

A § TT I T K 



(Eapt. Subrrt iE&umt OTalliriugr 

"Bob" Peterboro, N. H. 

Peterboro High School. 
Corporal (2), Sergeant (3), Captain (4), Austin 
Trophy 2nd. Prize (2), 3rd. Prize Austin Trophy 
(3), Course in Civil Engineering. 

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"B. J." Brattleboro, Vt. 


F *<Lm 




Brattleboro High School. 






Corporal (2), 2nd. Lieutenant (4), Class Foot- 






ball (1,2), Glee Club (2,3). Course in Civil 






Engineering. 






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fast ilmhrrH 






R. D. Brodie, 


Hardwick, Vt. 


W. L. Brockway, X 


West Hartford, Vt. 


S. R. Bullard, 


Swanton, Vt. 


C. L. Buzzell, C. C. 


Bloomfield, Vt. 


J. H. Card, X 


Portland, Me. 


E. A. Clark. 


Glover, Vt. 


F. H. Colburn, A 3 TT 


Concord, N. H. 


A. M. Cosman, C. C. 


Newburg, N. Y. 


T. W. Crosby, X 


Brattleboro, Vt. 


Taraknath Das, 


Calcutta, India, 


H. B. Davenport, X 


Bennington, Vt. 


P. J. Drake, A § TT 


Waltham, Mass. 


V. H. Dunning, 


Randolph, Me. 


F. M. Earle, 


North Bennington, Vt. 


T. H. Ellis, 


Worchester, Mass. 


H. A. Filteau, C. C. 


Lowell, Mass. 


S. G. Geer, § 4> E 


Middletown, Conn. 


A. A. Gibbs, § * E 


White River Junction, Vt. 


A. E. Harris, 


Canaan, Vt. 


J. E. Helyar, § <P E 


Brattleboro, Vt. 


H. V. Howard, C. C. 


Woodstock, Vt. 


L. I. Hubbard, 


Rochester, Vt. 


M. S. Hughes, 


Bristol. Vt. 


E. D. Hovey, § 4» E 


Canaan, Vt. 


D. E. King, C. C. 


Millville, Mass. 


P. E. Ladieu, X 


Newport, N. H. 


J. C. Larkin, A 3 TT 


Pittsfield, Mass. 


G. W. Lentell, C. C. 


Canton, Mass. 


P. J. Lowell, A § TT 


Portland, Me. 


E. W. Magnus, § <t> E 


Bethel, Conn. 


N. G. Martin, C. C. 


Colebrook, N. H. 


M. R. Nichols, A § TT 


Bennington, Vt. 


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S. R. Norton, 

A. A. Perkins, 

H. L. Putman, X 

P. R. Shailer, 

C. F. Snow, C. C. 

F. A. Smith, X 

G. D. Stahl, C. C. 

F. M. Tilton, 

Y. H. Tong, C. C. 

G. L. Uman, C. C. 
H. L. Wheeler, A § TT 
A. E. White, X 

L. A. Wood, 



Bennington, Vt. 

New York City, N. Y. 

Brattleboro, Vt. 

Middletown, Conn 

Newtonville, Mass. 

Ashley Falls, Mass. 

Gorham, N. H. 

Winthrop, Mass. 

Springfield, Mass. 

Lowell, Mass. 

Nashua, N. H. 

Metheun, Mass. 

Chelmsford Center, Ma s. 



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(Enlnrn: fUn-plf m\h (&alb. 



W. F. ADAMS, President J. E. MILES, Vice President 

N. JACOBS, Secretary L. R. WITT, Treasurer 



The old town of Northfield is stirred with excitement. Crowds are rapidly 
passing through the streets and entering the great moving picture theatre over 
the Central Fire Station. The first show is a big success and again the house 
is rapidly filled. Suddenly from up the street is heard a rumble and then into 
the building march a crowd of students, with a number of captives who are des- 
tined to lead the world in big enterprises. They are the first menbers of the now 
famous class of 1912. After entertaining the large audience with their talented 
voices — especially great were the encores received by the Jacobs Bro. and after 
a little impromtu talk by Captain Chapman in which members of the present 
Senior Class were strongly represented, the first event, in which the 1912 crew 
as a class had entered, was finished. 

The first few weeks of our Norwich Life were monotonous. We saw very little 
of ourselves and a great deal of others. In the early days we were not allowed 
to have any spending money as we might be too careless with it. 

We were thunderstruck at the kindness of the upper-classmen and we shall 
always be under obligations for the happy moments we spent with them. 

The annual football game with the Sophomores increased our happiness, by 
being able to defeat them by a score of 11 to 6. 

The first winter of our college course went slowly. Most of us had not then 
acquired the "toosing" habit, some of us haven't yet (?), and still others were to 
young and bashful to meet the maidens of Northfield. Most of our time was 
spent in D Company's passage consulting the oracle "Found Rand" to leain 
what our promotions would be. "Mother Ray" especially was there most of the 
time, when not studying or bucking. 

The Freshman Dance was a grand success and showed our friends just what 
we could do. 

The spring brought color to our frost bitten countenances and by the time of 
the baseball game between the Sophomores and Freshmen we were happy. 

Our usual success followed and we won by the big margin 10 to 3. Commence- 
ment finally came and was a delight to all. We enjoyed the feeling that we had 
passed through the most trying days at Norwich and had reached what seemed 
the highest pinnacle — the renowned state of a Sophomore. 

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from the beginning we showed that we were born civil engineers and no doubt 
at the end we proved we did (????). Oh you makeups! To change the customs 
at Norwich, as we all like to do, we gave a Sophomore Class Banquet which was 
the crowning point of our second year. 

The second commencement left us with promotions which some deserved the 
year before and others didn't get a look in. 

Ah! The Junior Year is here at last and what a glorious good time it means. 
We are upper classmen and know the ropes except a few, for instance when a man 
uses more priveleges than were due all wear that happy smile. Why? Because 
they have been up here to Junior Summer School and are now well broken in. 

We were no back number at our Junior Prom. Oh, no. Right there even 
on the punch. 

In bringing this history of minor details to a close, the writer would like to 
mention a few facts concerning which he has made close observations. Each 
man has done his individual part. The fame the class has obtained does not 
rightly belong to a few but is divided equally among the members. We feel sure 
that when the Commencement of 1912 draws to a close, there will be regrets in 
the hearts of not only ourselves but in the faculty and all those who have come 
in contact with the class of Nineteen Hundred and Twelve. 




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Serg't. Walter FranK Adams 

"Liddie" Bellows Falls, Vt. 

Bellows Falls High School. 
Corporal (2), Sergeant (3). 

Class Secretary (1), Freshman Debating Team 
(1), Class President (2,3), Secretary and Treas- 
urer Debating Association (2), Military Editor 
Reveille (2) Assistant Business Manager War 
Whoop (3), Course in Electrical Engineering. 
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Sergeant Francis Carroll Blanchard 

"Sprig" Peacham, Vt. 

Peacham Academy. 
Corporal (3), Sergeant (3), Course in Civil Eng- 
ineering. 

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Cadet William Harold Bradley 

"Petite" Swanton, 

Swanton Acadmey. 
Corporal (2), Glee Club (1). 

A § TT 



Vt. 



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Cadet John Edward BucK 

"Jabo" St. Albans, Vt. 

St. Albans High School. 
Vice-President Journalistic Association (3), 
Course in Civil Engineering. 





Cadet Myron Justus BucK 

"Useless" South Royalton, Vt. 

South Royalton High School. 

Glee Club (1,2), Orchestra (2,3,4), Mandolin 
Club (2), Course in Civil Engineering. 

Commons 



1st Serg't. Samuel ClarK Cannon 

"Baldy" Middletown, Conn. 

Middletown High School. 

Corporal (2), Sergeant (3), 1st Sergeant (3). 
Class Football (1,2), Secretary Journalistic 
Association (2), Sophomore Military Medal (2), 
Editor in Chief War Whoop (3), Varsity Foot- 
ball (3), Captain-Elect Football (4), Junior 
Prom. Committee (3), Course in Civil Eng- 
ineering. 

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Sergt. Fred Hope Colburn 

"Skunk" Concord, N. H. 

Concord High School, Dean Acadmey, Franklin 

Mass. 

Sergeant (3), Captain Class Basketball (1), 
Cla^s Baseball (1,2), Captain (2), Varsity Foot- 
ball (2,3), Varsity Baseball (1,2), Director 
Minstrel Show (2,3), Reader GL-e Club (2), 
Vice-President Debating Society (1), President 
Debating Society (2), Assistant Editor \\;.r 
Whoop (3), Course in Civil Enginrecring. 
A § IT ATM 



Sergt. Archie Rice Cram 

"Archie" Williamstown, Vt. 

Goddard Seminary, Barre, Vt. 
Sergeant (3), Orchestra (2,3,4), Course in Civil 
Engineering. 

Commons 





Corporal Harold Lucius Deane 

"Crow" Greenfield, Mass. 

Greenfield High School. 
Corporal (2,3), Business Manager War Whoop 
(3), Assistant Manager Football (3), Assistant 
Manager Baseball (3), Business Manager Min- 
strels (3), Manager Elect Football (3), Course 
in Chemistry. 

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Serg't. Everett Frank Dowst 

"Count" Suncook, N. H. 

Manchester High School. 
Corporal (2), Sergeant (3), Course in Civil Eng- 
ineering. 

A S TT 





Drum Maj. Ward Archer Heathfield 

"Bill" New York, N. Y. 

Overlook Military Academy. 
Corporal (2), Drum Maj. (3), Assistant Manager 
Reveille (2), Business Manager Reveille (3), 
Course in Civil Engineering. 

§<t>E ATM 0nE 



1st Sergt. FredericK Vinton Hemenway 

"Hem" Woodford, Me. 

Deering High School. 
Corporal (2), 1st Sergeant (3), Varsity Football 
(1,2,3), Varsity Baseball (1,2,3), Captain Base- 
ball (3), Class Baseball (1,2), Class Football 
(1,2), Mandolin Club (1,2), Athletic Committee 
(3) Assistant Editor War Whoop (3). Course 
in Science and Literature. 

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Cadet FranK Sanford Hoff 

"Frankie" Millis, Mass. 

Millis High School, Connecticut Aggies Prep., 

Conn. Ag. College (1) 
Assistant Editor War Whoop (3), Junior Prom. 
Committee (3), Course in Civil Engineering. 

5 4> E ATM 0NE 



Corp. Norman Chapman Hooper 

"Hoop" Amesbury, Mass. 

Tilton Seminary, Tilton N. H., Amesbury High 

School. 
Corporal (3), Assistant Lib. (3), Course in 
Civil Engineering. 

Commons 





Cadet Edward Daniel Hovey 

"Hove" Canaan, Vt. 

Canaan High School, Vermont Academy, Sax- 
tons River. 
Class Football (2), Hockey (3), Grind Editor 
1911 War Whoop (3), Glee Club (3), I. T. K., 
Course in Civil Engineering. 

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Cadet Giles Alonzo Hutchinson 

"Hutch" South Northfield, \'t. 

Northfield High School. 
Course in Civil Engineering. 
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Serg't. Warren Waldie Ing'lis 

"Dub" Middletovvn, Conn. 

Middletown High School. 

Sergeant (3), Assistant Editor in Chief War 
VVnoop (3), Course in Civil Engineering. Alum- 
ni Local Lditor Reveille (2). 

A 5 TT ATM 



Cadet Milton Jacobs 

' Little Mike" Berlin, N. H. 

Berlin High School. 

Class Baseball (2), Course in Civil Engineering. 

Commons 




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Cadet Norman Jacobs 

ig Jake" Berlin, N. 



H. 



Berlin High School. 
Sergeant (3), Class Secretary (2,3), Assistant 
Editor War Whoop (3), Class Base Ball (2), 
Class Foot Ball, Course in Civil Engineering. 

A § TT 



Cadet Clyde FredericK Joslyn 

"Jos" Northfield, Vt. 

Northfield High School. 
Class Baseball (1,2), Course in Civil Engineering. 

HA 





Q. M. Sergt. Herman Charles Kendall 

"Herm" Gardner, Mass. 

Gardner High School. 
Corporal (2), Sergeant (3), Class Football (1,2), 
Junior Prom. Committee (3), Course in Civil 
Engineering. 

HA 



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Sergt. Philip Johnson Lowell 

"P. J." Portland, Me. 

High School. 
Corporal (2), Sergeant (3), Glee Club (1), 
Mandolin Club (1), Orchestra (1), Class Base- 
ball (1,2), Class President (2), Editor in Chief 
Reveille (3), Pirates, I. T. K., Course in Civil 
Engineering. 

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Sergt. Eugene Wright Magnus 

"Mag" Bethel, Conn. 

Bethel High School. 
Sergeant (3), Class Baseball (1), Glee Club (3), 
Grind Editor 1911 War Whoop (3), Orchestra 
(3), Editor in Chief Reveille (3), Pirates, I. T. K., 
Course in Civil Engineering. 

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Sergt. FredericK Charles McCarthy 

"Mack" Northfield Falls, Vt. 

Northfield High School. 
Sergeant (3), Class Baseball (2), Course in 
Civil Engineering. 

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1st Sergt, John Everett Miles 

"Harp" Graniteville, Vt. 

Spaulding I li^h Schjool. 

Corporal (2). 1st Sergeant (3). Varsity Baseball 
(1), Vice-President (2,3), Class Baseball (1,2), 
Class Football (2), Course in Electrical Eng- 
ineering. 

X ATM 



Cadet FaKirchano Pal 

"Paul" Calcutta 

Calcutta Training Academy. 
Course in Civil Engineering. 





Cadet Earle Harrison ParKman 

"Checkers" Orange, Mass. 

Orange High School. 

Corporal (2), Varsity Baseball (1,2,3), Class 

Baseball (1,2), Captian Class Baseball (1,2) 

Course in Civil Engineering. 

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Corp. James Stearns Rand 

"Pound" Randolph, Vt, 

Randolph High School. 
Course in Civil Engineering. 
X 



1st Sergeant Oscar Willard Ray 

"Horse-Car" Brattleboro, Vt. 

Brattleboro High School. 
Corporal (2), 1st Sergeant (3), Circulating Man- 
ager Reveille (2), Course in Civil Engineering. 
X 





Sergeant Howard Hill Reid 

"Scroat" Barre, Vt. 

Spaulding High School, Holdeness School, 

Plymouth N. H. 

Corporal (2), Sergeant (3), Glee Club (1,2). 

Class Football (1,2), Course in Civil Engineering- 

X ATM 



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1st Sergeant John William Slattery 

"Slats" Bellows Falls, Vt. 

Bellows Falls High School. 
Corporal (2), 1st Sergeant (3), Class Football 
(1,2), Captain (1), Varsity Football (2), Course 
in Chemistry. 

X 



Cadet Arthur Ernest Taplin 

"Tap" South Ryegate, Vt. 

Wells River High School. 
Corporal (2), Course in Civil Engineering- 
Commons 





Sergeant Edward Paul Therrio 

"Pewee" Littleton, N. H. 

Littleton High School. 
Sergeant (3), Class Baseball (1,2). 
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Sergeant William Dorch Wallace 

"Bill" South Rycgatc, Vt. 

Wells River High School, Chelsea High School, 

Chelsea, Mass. 
Sergeant (3), Y. M. C. A. Hand Book (3), 
Assistant Editor War Whoop (3), Course in 
Civil Engineering. 

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Sergeant Charles Luther Whipple 

"Opie 2nd" Perkinsville, Vt. 

Vermont Academy, Saxtons River, Vt. 
Sergeant (3), Class Football (1,2), Assistant 
Editor Reveille (3), Assistant Editor War Whoop 
(3), Course in Electrical Engineering. 

Commons 



Sergeant Louis Rice Wttt 

"Larry" Greenfield, Mass. 

Greenfield High School. 
Sergeant (3), Assistant Editor War Whoop (3), 
Junior Prom Committee (3), Course in Civil 
Engineering. 

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Sergeant Harry Joseph Woodward. 

"Jake" Montpelier, Vt. 

Montpelier High School. 
Sergeant (3), Assistant Editor War Whoop (3), 
Junior Prom Committee (3), Course in Elect- 
rical Engineering. 

0X ATM 



fast itomtons 



Alanson Egbert Piatt 

Swanton High School Swanton, Vt. 

Varsity Baseball (1, 2), Corp. (2), Mgr. Class 
Baseball (1, 2). 

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H. T. Baker, 5 «t> E 
R. E. Baker, § <t> E 
E. G. Ballard, X 
R. R. Benedict, 
H. R. Clark, X 
J. M. Conover, 
T. G. Coolidge, 
L. I. Dean, X 
J. D. Dole, § <t> E 
L. S. Drew, 
R. W. Flint, A § TT 
R. C. Grout, 



Manchester, N. H. 

Nanchester, N. H. 

Montpelier, Vt. 

East Berlin, Conn. 

Norwalk, Conn 

Harrisonville, N. J.. 

Brattleboro, Vt. 

Pigeon Cove, Mass. 

Danville, Vt. 

Union, N. H. 

St. Johnsbury, Vt. 

Brattleboro, Vt. 



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S. B. Hawley, 


1 

Brandon, Vt. 


J. B. Hosmer, 


Manchester, N. H. 


C. J. Langley, 


Manchester, N. H. 


W. I. McCrum, X 


East Berlin, Conn. 


H. D. Morrill, X 


Northfield, Vt. 


0. W. Mountfort, 


Nashua, N. H. 


H. E. Paine, 


Fairlee, Vt. 


E. A. Parker, A § IT 


Waterbury, Vt. 


D. W. Patterson, 


Doylestown, P. 


C. A. Plastridge, 


Northfield, Vt. 


A. E. Piatt, * K A 


Swanton, Vt. 


G. W. Roberts, 


Northfield, Vt. 


E. H. Rogers, 


Northfield, Vt. 


W. E. Scanlon, 4> K A 


Nashua, N. H. 


H. M. Sherwin, <t> K A 


Hyde Park, Vt. 


*A. N. Shoro, 


Brandon, Vt. 


A. P. Swallow, 


Gardener, Mass. 


J. E. Wadleigh, 


Union, H. N, 


W. W. Whitehouse, 


Springfield, Mass. 


S. V. Willard, A § TT 


Vergennes, Vt. 


P. L. Willis, 


Vergennes, Vt. 


* Deceased 






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(Union?: fair ISlitr ano HljitP. 

H. UNDRRHILL, President H. S. BURWELL, Vice Preside 

C. F. MURRAY, Secretary H. B. SMITH, Treasurer 



The Editor of the War Whoop eased into my room the other day and asked me 
to write the history of the Sophomore Class. Imagine that. He might just 
as well have asked me to write the Koran on a postal card as to condense the story 
of 1913 on one page. My heart fails me as I take my pen in hand for it is an in- 
portant job to give to a mut like me. But in the words of immortal Bill, "On 
with the dance." 

When Norwich opened her portals to the class of 1913 we numbered sixty 
strong. Since then various events have combined to reduce that number to 
thirty eight, our present quota. Some found the military a little too strenuous, 
while others had the same trouble with the academic. 

The first part of our rook year was spent in absorbing divers kinds of know- 
ledge. On the hike we discovered how to clean dishes with sand and that a dollar 
in cash represented simply ten set ups to the upper-class men. 

Presently, however, we began to impart a little of our surplus information. 
"Bonehead", "Rods", and others took orderly from the upper-class bucks, time 
after time and seemed to show no embarrassment whatever about it. The un- 
animous verdict by all was that we were the freshest bunch of rooks ever seen on 
the hill. Perhaps we were, but dearest Alcis, we got there just the same. 

In athletic contests for the first year we split even. The football game we 
lost by a paltry 3 to 0, due to various causes. Baseball? I think the score was 
8 to 1. "Plug", "Piker", and the rest of the bunch went after "Checkers" that 
day and kinda evened things up with 1912. 

On August 23rd, 1910 about twenty five of our worthies assembled in Dodge 
Hall. For two weeks, "Pat and his corps of Seniors," initiated us into the mys- 
teries of the levels, compasses, chains, and transits. Our spare time we spent 
in thinking up various welcomes for the incoming rooks. 

September 6th marked the opening of our Sophomore year at Norwich. What 
didn't we do to that aggregation of fresh young things who called themselves, 
"The class of 1914." No one can remember everything, not even the Freshmen. 
Suffice to say that never have we seen a more obsequious and obedient bunch of 
rookies than they were after a week of our instructions. 

Nothing of great interest happened during the Fall-term. Most of us weather- 
ed the hike and enjoyed it more than we did as Freshmen. Incidently our foot- 
ball team defeated the rooks 53 to 0. We had a hard time selecting a team that 
was not all varsity men. "Eu passant," it might be remarked that 1913 is sort 
of there in football. Where would the varsity be without "Undie, Mike, Circ, 
Joe Lee," and other thirteeners. 

At the beginning of the winter term we made the acquaintance of "Dad" 
Winslow, Mechanics and Triweekly tests, at one and the same time. The above 
combination can finish anybody or anything, so I am going to let it conclude my 
little spiel while the joyful, happy go lucky, class of 1913 goes on making history. 

E. P. S. '13 



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UtemforH of &ap\n 


mtnr? ©kss 

Berlin, Vt. 


George Earnest Bailey, A § TT C. E. 


Ralph Putman Berry, A § TT C. E. 


Concord, N. H. 


Lorrin Smylie Brice, X, N E C. E. 


Providence, R. I. 


Carl Willard Bruce, E. E. 


Townshend, Vt. 


Charles Bell Burch, <t> K A, N E C. E. 


North Adams, Mass. 


Harvey Steele Burwell, X, N E C. E. 


Winsted, Conn. 


Howard Lester Butler, Commons C. E. 


Middletown, Conn. 


Paul Eric Cheney, Commons C. E. 


Lyndonville, Vt. 


David Perkins Guillow, X , C. E. 


Wakefield, Mass. 


William Francis Hayes, E. E. 


Manchester, N. H. 


Arthur Francis Holland, § 4> E, N E C. E. 


Northfield, Vt. 


William Hadden Irish, X Chem. 


New York, N. Y. 


Arthur Lawrence Kelley, A § TT E. E. 


Stoneham, Mass. 


Francis Xavier Lee, 4> K A C. E. 


Nashau, N. H. 


Fremont Leslie Lovett, X E. E. 


Warren, Vt. 


Sidney William Marble, <t> K A C. E. 


Higganum, Conn. 


Albert Horace Marcott, Commons E. E. 


Randolph, Vt. 


George Turvey Mathewson, Jr., X E. E. 


Thompsonville, Conn. 


George Franklin Miller, Commons C. E. 


Peacham, Vt. 


Gerald Osgood Miller, S <t> E C. E. 


Concord, N. H. 


Clarence Flagg Murray X C. E. 


Lynn, Mass. 


Kenneth Frederick Raitt, § * E C. E. 


Fitchburg, Mass. 


Irving Arquila Rich, § 4> E C. E. 


Chelsea, Mass. 


Howard Kimball Richmond, X E. E. 


Windsor, Vt. 


George William Schwenger, A 5 TT C. E. 


Springfield, Mass. 


Edmund Pond Shaw, <t> K A C. E. 


Rutland, Vt. 


Harold Brooks Smith, § 4> E E. E. 


Fitchburg Mass. 


Leroy Chester Taft, X, N E , C. E. 


Union, N. H. 


Harold Howard Thompson, *KA C. E. 


Middletown, Conn. 


Osman Amony Tilton, § 4> E C. E. 


Nashua, N. H. 


Raymond Howard Underhill, <t> K A E. E. 


Bellows Falls, Vt. 


Max Charles Ver Wiebe, A § TT Chem. 


Somerville, Mass. 


John Thad. Whitney, Commons E. E. 


Northfield Falls, Vt. 





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R. J. Barnard, 

F. T. Burke, * K A 

E. H. Call, 

L. P. Cox, 5*E: 

E. N. Davis, A § TT 

L. A. Foss, A § TT 

A. D. Haraden, 

M. W. Hart, 

W. E. Hawks, 

R. M. Hutchins, X 

S. Kingston, 

J. P. Lee,<t> K A 

W. Maure, 

E. O'Hara, 

H. H. Phillips, 

L. E. Poliqin, 

E. A. B. Putnam, 

F. L. Quinn, 

F. W. Rocchi, 

G. M. Sanborn, G X 
L. W. Sanders, *KA 
L. E. Snow, * K A 

G. G. Twitchell, A § TT 
J. P. Varnum, X 
J. O. White, 



Contoocook, N 


. H. 


Bellows Falls, 


Vt. 


Contoocook, N 


H. 


Manchester, N 


H. 


Hartland, 


Vt. 


So. Portland, 


Me. 


Hartford, 


Vt. 


Milton, N 


H. 


Bennington, 


Vt. 


No. Stratford, N 


H. 


Northfield, 


Vt. 


Long Island IS 


. Y 


Nashua, N 


H. 


Waltham, Mass. 


Townsend, 


Vt. 


Exeter, N 


H. 


Wellesley Farms M 


ass. 


Pittsfield, Mass 


Middlebury, 


Vt. 


Northfield, 


Vt. 


Albany, 


Vt. 


Newtonville, M 


ass. 


So. Portland, 


Me. 


Bangor, 


Me. 


Windham, 


Vt. 



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(EuUins: Dartmouth (!kmt and Wjttr. 



H. L. PUTNAM, President C. I. SMAI.LMAN, Vice-President 

L. P. LAWTON, Secretary A. B. CALEF, Tr 



"Hands out of your pockets, rook!", "Wipe off that smile." Such were the 
salutations that greeted us, as our noble class entered into the strenuous life of 
Norwich University. 

Strenuous is no word to express the speed with which we learned the very im- 
portant things that a "rook" must know. The class in poetry, by "Swede" and 
"Seaweed" suprised us, but the solo and lullabys sung by "Lucy" had'em all beat- 
en to a frazzle. 

Hardly a day passed but some notorious crime was committed, which could 
only be atoned for, thru the mysterious channels of "Summary Court," usually 

held on the troop passage, room sixty eight. "Judge H f," was stern and 

aided by that well known jury, "Rosy" and "Mike", this trio usually dug up 
enough hot air to make us bite and dig for the "smokes." 

And then came the hike with all its attractions and pleasures. There, in order 
to guard the camp, we stood amid the dark blanket of night (not an " O. D. blan- 
ket") and all alone, watched. Perhaps we trembled when we called out in a 
strong masculine (?) voice, "Who's there?," and instead of the expected answer 
"Friends," received a wallop on the head and were told to beat it Kid. But 
"them" were the days and we will always take great pleasure in future years in 
relating of that last day's march. 

After the hike, hazing was cut out, and all our hopes and fears were center- 
ed on the class football team. That developed into fears however, for after the 
battle we found ourselves buried in a cyclone cellar fifty three feet below sod. 
But it wasn't long before we slipped one over on the "Sophs," for at Reveille 
a few mornings after instead of a '13, a bold '14 stood on yonder pinnacle and 
stared each man in the eye. All hail '14. 

In academic we have the usual sharkes. In fact, if wisdom may be measured 
by names, it is here then that we shine, for according to the laws of 59 7-8, if 
"Sparhawk" had been "Muchmore," there would have been "Sufficient" "Small- 
man" to make a "Sleeper" and then some. 

And here we must say something about that "Rook Quartette." "Kill that 
cat" and "Hang that noise out the window" were its favorite selections. 

Firmly believing that every knock is a boast, we shall continue to lie low until 
the arrival of the next years "Rooks." Then we shall take the official hammer 
and do a little tapping. And so with malice towards none but rather a good will 
and friendship for everybody, we shall try to uphold the college spirit and loudly 
acclaim that "Old N. U. Men" are jolly good fellows. "Auf wieder sehen" 



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Mt mbt ts af 3xt afjmmt (EU100 



Edward Normand Allen 

Harold Eugene Anderson 

Clinton Crawford Barnes 

Safford Ward Bay ley, A § TT 

Earl Carpenter Beebe X 

Philip Orlando Belknap 

Albert Ernest Binks 

Harrison Reed Boulia 

Carl Davis Brehmer, A § TT 

George Colby Brewster 

Ralph Ernest Brierly 

John Henry Buchingham 

Rollin Asher Burditt, <t> K A 

Leon Wesley Burns 

Arthur Benjamin Calef, III, A § 

Harvey Elwin Chase, A § TT 

Stewart Cheney, Commons 

Edward James Collins, Commons 

Harry Lambert Collins, A § TT 

John Edward Collins § 4> E 

Joseph James Conroy § <t> E 

William John Cronin 

Charles Otis Duke 

Frank Clyde Dunham 

Ralph Palmer Evans 

Harold Charles Fellows A § TT 

Horace Weston Fellows 

Alden Elman Finley 

Harry Clark Fisher, Commons 

Ernest Albert Garland, X 

Walter Arthur Gilmour, § 4> E 

Carl Dana Hill 

Carl Melvin Holden 

Lawrence Wales Holden 

Philip Sherwood Hubbard, X 

Stanley Guy Kendall HA 

Alfred Bradley Kimball, <t> K A 

Ray Carleton Kimball, A 5 TT 

Homer Hingston Lawrence, Commons C 

Leo Paul Lawton, A § TT 

Lewis Barker McVicker, ? <t> E 

Francis Melrose Mahard, t KA 

Arthur Warren Muchemore, S <t> E 



E. E. 


Hartford, Conn 


C. E. 


East Hampton, Conn 


E. E. 


Pittsford, Vt 


Chem. 


Peacham, Vt. 


C. E. 


Middletown, Conn. 


C. E. 


South Royalton, Vt. 


S. &L. 


Cromwell, Conn. 


C. E. 


Loconia, N. H. 


C. E. 


Rutland, Vt. 


C. E. 


Warehouse Point Conn. 


C. E. 


Springfield Mass 


C. E. 


Southport, Conn. 


C. E. 


Rutland, Vt. 


C. E. 


Claremont, N. H. 


TTC. E. 


Middletown, Conn. 


E. E. 


Bradford, Vt. 


C. E. 


Manchester, N. H. 


E. E. 


Northfield, Vt. 


C. E. 


Granville, N. Y- 


E. E. 


Brooklyn, N. Y. 


C. E. 


Proctor, Vt. 


C. E. 


Andover, Mass. 


Arts 


Laconia, N. H. 


C. E. 


North Bennington, Vt. 


E. E. 


South Hampton, N. H. 


C. E. 


Laconia, N. H. 


C. E. 


Hyde Park, Mass. 


E. E. 


Everett, Mass. 


Chem. 


Barre, Vt. 


C. E. 


Concord, N. H. 


C. E. 


West Glover, Vt. 


C. E. 


Portsmouth, N. H. 


E. E. 


Charlestown, N. H. 


E. E. 


Brattleboro, Vt. 


C. E. 


Middletown, Conn. 


C. E. 


Gardner, Mass. 


Chem. 


Brockton, Mass- 


Chem. 


Brockton, Mass. 


ns C. E. 


St. Albans, Vt. 


C. E. 


Middletown, Conn. 


C. E. 


Chelsea, Mass. 


C. E. 


Natick, Mass. 


1 C. E. 


Portsmouth, N. H. 



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William Henry Munsell, Jr., § $ E Chem. 


Wells River, Vt. 


Henry S. Muzzy, X C. E. 


Holden, Mass. 


John Charles O'Donnell, Chem. 


Bellows Falls, Vt. 


Lawrence Wilson Partrick, C. E. 


Bridgeport, Conn. 


Daniel Walter Patterson, Commons E. E. 


Doylestown, Pa. 


Joseph Moore Peirce, § 4> E C. E. 


Fitchburg, Mass. 


Robert Ellsworth Phillips, E. E. 


Whitman, Mass. 


Harry Lawrence Putnam, X C. E. 


Brattleboro, Vt. 


Edmund Robert Reaside, Commons C. E. 


Barre, Vt. 


Leo John Scott, 4> K A C. E. 


East Hampton, Conn, 


Arthur Clifford Shepard, <t> K A C. E. 


North Bennington, Vt. 


John Morrison Shilling, Chem. 


Winchester, Mass. 


Raymond Edward Slade, E. E. 


Rutland, Vt. 


Albert Lupkin Sleeper, 0X C. E. 


Exeter, N. H. 


Clinton Irving Smallman, A 5 TT C. E. 


Maiden, Mass. 


Maurice Clifton Sparhawk, Commons E. E. 


West Swanzey, N. H. 


Hazelton Spencer, Arts 


Everett, Mass. 


Reginald Heber Sprague, © X C. E. 


Wollaston, Mass. 


Norman Lee Tewksbury, Chem. 


Lawrence, Mass. 


Philip Whitney Towsley, Commons C. E. 


Manchester, Vt. 


John Flynn Tuttle.A § TT C. E. 


Manchester, Vt. 


William Wallace Washburn, HA C. E. 


Putney, Vt. 


Cleveland Weed, A § TT E. E. 


Whiteface.N. H. 


Alton Grover Wheeler, Commons C. E. 


■Waterbury, Vt. 


Eugene Leslie White, C. E. 


North Bennington, Vt. 


Frank Bardwell Williams, C. E. 


Shelburne, Mass. 


Robert Homer Wilson, § * E C. E. 


Lyndonvllle, Vt. 


Eugene Newcomb Yarrington Commons 




Northfield, Vt. 


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imtrnaltsttr Association 



President, J. E. Miles Vice-President, J. E. Buck 

Secretary, E. J. Donahue 

Hoard of Simtoro 

W. E. C. Washburn, Alumni K. R. B. Flint, Faculty 

F. S. Hoff, Class 1912 
J. K. Andrews, 1913 N. W. Beattie, 1911 



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fcbitaxB ann glaff of Har Wlfaap 



Editor-in-Chief 
Samuel C. Cannon 



Business Manager 
Harold L. Deane 



Assistant Editor-in-Chief 
Warren W. Inglis 



Assistant Business Manager 
Walter F. Adams 



Fred H. Colburn 
Norman Jacobs 

Louis R. Witt 



Assistant Editors 

Frank S. Hoff 

Charles L. Whipple 



Frederick V. Hemenway 
William D. Wallace 
Harry J. Woodward 



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EMtnrs nnh §>taff of Jtmill? 



Editor-in-Chief 


Assistant Editor 


Eugene W. Magnus 


C. L. Whipple 


Business Manager 


Assistant 


W. A. Heathfield 


I. A. Rich 


Circulating Manager 




A. L. Kelley 


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Associate Editors 
G. E. Bailey, Local and Alumni 

M. C. VerWiebe, Athletic 



G. O. Miller, Intercollegiate 
E. P. Shaw, Military 



Advisory Board 



K. R. B. Flint 



W. E. C. Washburn 



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"THE CHEMISTRY 
CLUB" 

SEPT. 30, 1907— JAN. 13, 1911 

"REQUIESCAT IN PACE" 









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(Herman Qllub 



Through the efforts of Prof. Spear, a small German Club was organized at the 
beginning of the fall term. Only the men taking second year German were elig- 
ible. The object of this club was to learn more of Germany, of the customs, of 
the people, and their language. Sergt. Maj. C. E. VonNyvenheim was invited 
to become a member and his acceptance was appreciated by all. 

The meetings were held, once every two weeks, either at Prof. Spear's house 
or in Carnegie Hall. The first part of each meeting was devoted to business as 
might come up. Later conversation and story telling was carried on in German. 
Light refreshments were enjoyed by all before the meeting adjourned. The pres- 
ent officers and members are: 

Professor Spear. 
President, S. W. Marble. 

Vice-President, G. E. Bailey. 

Secretary, O. A. Tilton. 

Treasurer, W. H. Irish. 



F. X. Lee. 



Entertaining Committee, 
W. J. Cronin. 



F. L. Lovett. 



J. T. Whitney. 



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Nortljfirld, Bermottt. 

(Nat fubItBl)p£i bg % IniBpraitu.) 



Nov. 1st. School opens at Retreat. -Tuesday. 

Nov. 17th-30th. Thanksgiving Recess. 

Dec. 16th-20th. Examinations for Profs, by the President. 

Dec. 21st. Christmas Recess begins at 12.01 A. M. Wednesday. 

Jan. 28th. School opens at Retreat. (Arrival of midnight train). 

Feb. 22nd. Washington's Birthday. Wednesday. 

Feb. 24th-28th. Closed on account of cold weather. 

Mar. lst-4th. Examinations for Profs, behind in work. 

Mar. 5th. Spring recess begins at Reveille. 11 A. M. Saturday. 

Mar. 18th. School opens at Retreat. 11 P. M. Saturday. 

Apr. 1st. Final examinations for Profs. Saturday. 

Apr. 3rd. Baccalaureate Address. 

Apr. 4th-5th. Commencement. Year ends at Retreat. 

Apr. 6th. Entrance examinations for new Profs. 

Apr. 10th. Alumni Day. Summer Vacation 6 1-2 months. 

Summer School Seniors, April 6th-7th. 

Summer School Juniors, October 30th-31st. 

Summer School Sophomores, October 31st. 



ADMISSION. 

Only by certificate from all schools which are in existence. Masssachusetts 
and Connecticut men enter at front door. Vermont and New Hampshire men 
at the back door. All the rest by any method whatsoever of getting in. 

All candidates must have a poor set up and large feet. 

Medals are given to Profs, who fail in all exams. 

Those most distinguished in Military, will get what they deserve, Corporals. 

A large fee of twenty-three cents must be paid by all students for Lab. break- 
age and no more. 

All candidates must be personally known by Prof. Flint. 



CADET ORGANIZATIONS. 

The Cadet Corps is organized into various units, for instruction in Dancing, 
Cooking, and Playing Cards. 



EQUIPMENT. 

The Corps is very well equipped with needles, thread, chafing dishes, play- 
ing cards and very few books. 



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MEDICAL ATTENTION. 

Which looks out for the welfare of Cadets who want a rest. One kind of pills 
for all cases. 



BUILDINGS. 

The University has nine large and roomy barracks. Six large, twelve story 
buildings for recitations. Only four; three story buildings for laboratory work. 
Twenty eight story, 6" x 8' Administration buildings, with large vaults for 
Student's Deposits. One very handsome Library. One large Museum with a 
tropics room. 

Only two Gyms, with swimming tank, track and drill halls. One large tower 
for studying the stars. 



LOCATION. 

The University is situated on a mountain overlooking everything in the city 
of Northfield, Vermont, six miles north of the north Pole. Perennial Springs 
supply the University except 3rd floor, Alumni Hall. Train accommodations 
are fine, C. V. R. R., never more than twelve hours late. Electrics to the North 
only 5 cents a ride. 



ROOMS. 

Students are expected to live in the barracks, not at some fair ladies' house, 
but all who do, lose a valuable training in social life. 

Beds, mattresses, brooms, pails, etc. Furnished by Crow, Deane! 12 
Keys. You give fifty cents to Graves for a key and are supposed to lose it; never 
return the same. 



SCHOLARSHIPS. 

There are many for men in poor physical condition. There are a few thousand 
for those who expect to stay here a life time. There are a few hundred for those 
taking ministry and sewing. 



PUBLICATIONS. 

The Reveille. Is a book devoted to doing the Cadets and helping the Editors. 

The Record. Another graft. It pays to advertise. 

The War Whoop. An Annual publication, and that is enough. 

People don't get over the bumps when out comes another one. 



GENERAL INFORMATION. 

The Asylum is near Waterbury, for those who study too much and are so affect- 
ed. The Academic year is 36 weeks, more or less, -usually much more, -and is 
divided into three terms. One in December, when most Freshmen leave; another 
in March, when Sophomores strike Mechanics and leave; and the last in April, 
when Seniors and Juniors are dropped. 

Bills should be paid after Prexy speaks about it in chapel or never. 

Tuition is from $96. $101. yearly, plus lab. fees which is $20. monthly, and 



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shoe leather which is daily. 

For further information or trouble, such as flunk notices, term bills, and cloth- 
ing. Address. 

Ass't. Treas. (Office Hours: 11.49-12 P. M.) 
Somewhere on the hill. 



RELIGIOUS FEATURES. 

Chapel exercises are held every morning and we sing, "Home Sweet Home" etc. 

On Sunday morning each student is required to attend church, or get out of 
sight of the O. D. 

There are seven churches, the Episcopal gets out the earliest and the students 
are advised to go there. 

A branch of the Y. M. C. A. affords opportunity for young men to be led. 



JANITORS. 

McCarthy and Pal. Very congenial personages. 



SOCIETIES AND CLUBS. 
T-A-N-K. 

Meets 5 times a day at Room (?). 

F. Dowst is running for President 1911. 
I-O-U. 
President, E. J. Donahue. 

Treasurer, J. B. Buck. 
He is a dead one. 

This society holds meetings every time they are short. New men need to 
apply early for admission. 
Musical Club. 

These consist of members of the student body who murder every masterpiece 
that is written. Four new cats and two dogs were added to join in the choruses. 
Fussers Club. 

Which was organized by 1910 class. 

The Aim is to learn to talk in the dark and be heard by only one person. Turn- 
ing out of lights without disturbing young ladies or waking father. Some of the 
most prominent members are Bradley, Hovey, Cram. Three new members 
are showing up well are F. Pal, Hemenway and Cannon. 
H-A-D-E-S. 

Meets at the Y. M. C. A. rooms. This is for all Goody-boys such as J. Buck 
Colburn, Hooper and Mother (Ray). 

Their motive is Hot Air. 

Water is prohibited in this society by order of J. Buck, President. 

Trips to Barre and Burlington are taken by this order often for the benefit 
of the members. 



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F. H. COLBURN 
Stage Manager 



®lj? Management 





a. p. lkktk 

Musical Director 



R. W. NEWCOMB 
I,eaedr of Orchestra 



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The second annual performance of the Norwich University Minstrels was 
given at the Armory in Northfield, Wednesday and Thursday evenings. The 
performance was a much larger production than that of last year. 

The stage had to be enlarged to accommodate the chorus, which consisted 
of sixty voices. For a number of weeks a hard practice was kept up, and the open- 
ing night was greeted with about five hundred in the audience. 

Throughout, the whole preparation had a supervising eye. Mrs. Whitney 
took absolute charge of the musical end and when it is known that she arranged 
the pieces for the several instruments of the orchestra, one can begin to realize 
her task. Her efforts were untiring and to her much of the success is due. Ser- 
geant Leete was an able musical director. 

The curtain rose promptly at eight o'clock with neatly arranged opening 
chorus embracing selections from, 

"I Likes You, Honey," 

"Liza," 

"That Moonlight Glide," 

"The Gypsy" (Anvil Chorus,) 

"Cigarette Song," 

"Everybody's Good to Me," 

"Come Josephine in My Flying Machine," 

"Day Dreams," 

"Story of the Flag," 

"Goodbye My Soldier Boy," 

The entire chorus marched onto the stage dressed in white duck trousers and 
the N. U. dress blouse, making in general a snappy assembly. The end men were 
very natty in their gay checkered suits and stove pipe hats. Dr. Whitney as 
interlocutor wore a full white uniform, making a decided contrast and adding 
that refined air to the whole setting. 

The Circle consisted of the following cadets, 
1st Circle — Captain Richmond, Sabin; Lieutenant Burhoe; Sergent Noel, 
Corporal Thompson, Schwenger; Private Tilton, Kelly, Ver Wiebe, 
Putnam, Spencer Muchemore, Lawton, Slade and Kimball. 

2nd Circle — Lieutenant Day; Sergts. Major Gordon; Sergts. Miles, Adams, 
Corporal Rich, Hooper, Miller; Private Hayes, Butler, Brice, Marble 
Mathewson, Partrick, Spencer, Buckingham, Bayley, Mahard, Mun- 
sell, Boulia, Hovey, Bradley, Smallman, White, Beebe and Phillips. 

Murray and Shaw, the first end men introduced, started the ball rolling in 
the fun line. After many jokes at the expense of the townspeople, each sang a 



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song. The second set of ends, Leete and Burns, were up to the standard set by 
their predecessors and were a laugh from the start to finish. Then came the climax 
when Colburn and Heathfield entered. During the jovial talks of the end men, 
Cadet Spencer and Kelly rendered selections. 

MUSICAL PROGRAM 
Wednesday, Feb. 15, 1911 

Murray. "Sugar Moon." 

Burns. "Travel, Travel, Little Star." 

Spencer. "Hush Me to Dreams," with Violin and Cello Obligate 

Shaw. "Good Bye, Christina Swanson." 

Leete. "Play that Barber Shop Chord." 

Kelley. "Star of my Dreams, Shine On." 

Heathfield. "Wise Old Indian." 

Colburn. "You're Gwine to git Somethin' What You Don't Expect." 

Leete. (Southern Croon.) — "Little Puff of Smoke, Goodnight." 

Thursday, February 16, 1911 

Murray. "I'm an Honorary Member of the Patsy Club." 

Burns. "I've Got Your Number." 

Spencer. "Hush me to Dreams," with Violin and Cello Obligation. 

Shaw. "I'm going When the Weather Suits My Clothes." 

Leete. "Fussy Rag." 

Kelley. "Star of My Dreams, Shine On," 

Heathfield. "Casey Jones." 

Colburn. "Who are You With To-night?" 

Leete. (Southern Coon) — "Little Puff of Smoke, Goodnight." 

Specialties 

1. Magnus and Murray, Clog Dancing. 

2. Fisher, Banjo Solo, — Medley, "Old Southern Melodies." 

Intermission of 5 minutes 

3. Burlesque Boxing Match — 

Principals: 

Phila. Jack, the sleepy boy, Clarence Murray; 

Mr. James Jefferson, a renowned pugilist, Colburn; 

Referee, Rich; Timekeeper, Butler; Seconds, Thompson and 

Kelley. 

4. "Hats, Hats, Hats," from the Bachelor Belles." 
Baritone Soloist, A. P. Leete. 

Intermission of 5 minutes. 

5. Colburn and Heathfield as two eccentric German comedians in the Light 

House Sketch. 

6. W. A. Heathfield will give an impersonation of a well known and popular 
Norwich character. 



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7. Grand Finale, Entire Chorus. 

Solo, "Good Bye My Solider Boy," A. L. Kelley. 
Curtain. 



Under the able leadership of Conductor Newcomb and Mrs. Whitney, the 
orchestra filled in the Intermissions and made the show run along smoothly. 
The orchestra consisted of, 

1 st Violin, F. E. Rabidou, 

2 nd Violin, L. P. Bayley, 
Cornet, Cadet Duham, 
Viola, Cadet J. H. Buck, 

Flutes, H. Shaw and W. T. Sparhawk, 
Clarinet, W. Garland, 
Bass, M. Sanborn, 
Trombone, Cadet Cram. 
French Horn, Cadet Lowell, 
Traps, Cadet Magnus, 

It would be a difficult task to pick out any one individual player who was 
essential to the performance. The mass work was most creditable and all honor 
can be taken by each man, for everyone was necessary for the good of the whole 
and it is hoped that this spirit will still remain in future enterprises. 

On Saturday Night, the show was given in the Barre Opera House, Barre, Vt. 
The programme carrid out was similar in character as the one given the first 
evening in Northfield. To the specialties were added the Aeroplane Sketch by 
Colburn and Heathfield. The audience were very well pleased with this per- 
formance and applauded the act continually. 



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gwQFattt 31. (E. (Eoig, Snfantrg, 1. £. A. 

It would be far from prudent to close this little volume without a mention 
of our friend and able instructor, Sergeant Cody. 

During the period of two years, which he has been with us, he has always been 
ready and willing with advise or a helping hand. On the hike he was ever willing 
to put us out of the snarls of guard duty or any other kinds of meshes we found 
ourselves entangled in. 

His face is always a familiar sight on the athletic field and when it came to 
the true "Norwich" man, he was one of the foremost. 

To him is owed a part of the highest efficiency of the Cadet Corps, for he is a 
soldier of the best type, and the best ideal of manhood for a young man to look 
up to. 

Sergeant Cody enlisted in the Regular Army fourteen years ago, and served in 
the Philippines for six years. He' was detailed as instructor of the Vermont 
National Guard in the fall of 1909. 



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f alo at Nnnmrij. 



With the arrival of Captain Tompkins as military instructor at Norwich, a 
new department of athletics was immediately established. Polo, the most popu- 
lar sport in the Army, naturally found immediate popularity at N. U. Every day 
members of the Troops can be seen plugging away at the wooden balls, while the 
horses go plunging and rearing at the unusual conduct of the riders. The horses 
themselves seem to like the game and an almost human intelligence is found among 
them. In fact a great many of the horses are like old veterans. 

It is hoped in the near future to be able to arrange games with the officers of 
Fort Ethan Allen, each visiting team to use the opponents horses. If this is done 
it ought to strengthen the interest shown in Polo here at N. U. and would bind the 
ties of frendship already shown by the officers of Fort Ethan Allen for the cadets 
of this institution. 

Norwich is probably one of the first colleges in this country to take up Polo 
as a form of athletics. Therefore it is up to every cadet to do his part, to make it 
a success here and thereby push N. U. to the front in the eyes of the public. 



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Class of 1911— Senior Hop— December 9th, 1910. 

Class of 1912— Junior Prom— February 21st, 1911. 

Class of 1913— Sophomore Hop—? ???????? 
Class of 1914— Freshman Dance— May 15th, 1911. 

Faculty Hop: 
November 18th, 1910. 

Fraternity Dances: 

Phi Kappa Delta, January 24th, 1911. 

Sigma Phi Epsilon, February 10th, 1911. 

Foot Ball Dances: 

September 17th, 1910, 

October 11th, 1910, 

October 25th, 1910, 

November 2rd, 1910, 

November 9th, 1910. 



Base Ball Dances: 

November 18th, 1910, January 13th, 1911, 



December 9th, 1910, 

December 16th, 1910. 



January 27th, 1911, 

March 3rd, 1911. 



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Dewey Hall, December 9th, 1910 










Order of Dances. 










First Half. 






1. Two 


Step, 








2. 


Waltz, 










3. Two Step, 








4. 


Barn Dance, 
5. 1912 Waltz, 
6. Two Step, 
7. Waltz, 










8. Schottishe, 








9. Two Step, 








10. 


1913 Waltz, 








Intermission 










Second Half, 






1. Twc 


) Step, 








2. 


Waltz, 
3. Sch 

4. 


Dttishe, 
Two Step, 
5. 1914 Waltz, 
6. Two Step, 
7. Galop, 

8. Waltz, 
9. Two 
10. 

Committee in Charge 

1 st. Lt. G. M. Eastman. 


Step, 

1911 Waltz. 


1st. Lt. G.E.Thayer, 


1st. Lt. R 


. W. Newcomb, 


Sergt 


.Maj.H 


N. Gordon, Color Sergeant A. P. Leete. 



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Order of Dances 
First Half, 
1. Two Step, (Maroon and Gold.) 
2. Waltz, (The Faculty.) 

3. Two Step, (Try and Guess.) 
4. Waltz, 1911. 

5. Schottishe, (Co. A. Signal Corps, V. N. G.) 
6. Waltz, (Junior Non-Coms.) 

7. Two Step, (Our Sophomore Dance,) 
8. Galop, (War Whoop.) 

9. Waltz, (Dear old "Dad.") 

10. Two Step, (The New Uniforms) 
11. Waltz, (1912.) 

Intermission 

Second Half 
1. Two Step, (Purple and Gold.) 
2. Waltz, (The Fraternities.) 

3. Schottishe, (Ha! Ha! Ha! Ha! Ha!) 
4. Waltz, (1913.) 

5. Two Step, (1 st Squadron, V. N. G.) 
6. Waltz, (Officers.) 

7. Two Step, (Junior "Bucks.") 
8. Schottishe, (1914.) 

9. Waltz, (N. U. Co-eds?) 

10. Two Step, (Non-Com. Staff.) 
11. Waltz, (Taps.) 

Committee in Charge 
Sergeant Herman C. Kendall 
1 st Sergeant Samuel C. Cannon, Sergeant Louis R. Witt, 

Sergeant Harry J. Woodward, Cadet Frank S. Hoff. 

Riley's Orchestra. 



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Order of Dances 
First Half, 

1. Grand March, 
2. Two Step, 
3. Waltz, 

4. Five Step, 
5. Waltz, 

6. Two Step, 

7. Cadet's Choice, 
8. Waltz, 

9. Chantercler Dance, 
10. Waltz, 

Intermission 

Second Half: 
1. Two Step, 
2. Waltz, 

3. Five Step, 

4. Two Step, 
5. Waltz, 

6. Cadet's Choice, 
7. Two Step, 
8. Waltz, 

9. Two Step, 
10. Waltz, 
Cadet Orchestra. 



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1. Waltz. "Little Nemo." 

2. Two Step. "Put your arms around me Honey." 

3. Waltz. "Summer Widowers." 

Schottishe. "I'm the Human Night Key of N. Y." 
5. Two Step. "Chief Bungaboo." 
6. Waltz. "The Druid's Prayer." 
7. Two Step. "College Guide." 
8. Waltz. "Soul Kiss." 

9. Schottishe. "Don't you tell I told you." 
10. Two Step. "Frozen Bill." 

Intermission 

1. Waltz. "Stubborn Cinderella." 

2. Two Step. "When June rolls around with Roses." 

3. Schottishe. "Mooonlight Glide." 

4. Waltz. "Dreams, just Dreams." 

5. Two Step. "He came from Milwaukee." 
6. Waltz. "That Dreamy Italian Waltz." 
7. Galop. "Admiral Dewey." 
8. Waltz. "Les Souris." 

9. Two Step. "In the Land of Harmony." 

10. Waltz. "Don't wake me up I am Dreaming. 

Riley's Orchestra. 

Committe in Charge 

Cadet H. L. Putman, Chairman 
Cadet C. I. Smallman, Cadet J. E. Collins, 

R. H.Sprague, " L. P. Lawton, 

Cadet E. N. Allen 



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Foot Ball — Dorn's, Burlington, Vt. 


November 12, 1910 


Alpha Sigma P. ; Fraternity — Initiatory Banquet, 


December 8, 1910. 


Sigma Phi Epsilon Fraternity, 


November 21, 1910. 


Theta Chi Fraternity, 


February 27, 1911 


Phi Kappa Delta Fraternity, " 


February 28, 1911 


BixppnB 




Given in Honor of the 1910 Foot ball Team. 


By J. E. Bingham, December 7, 1910 


at West Side Hotel 


By A. C. Sterling, December 14, 1910 


at Northfield House 



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The New York Alumni Association held its annual banquet March 24lh, 
at the Murray Hill Hotel. The attendance was unusually large. Among the 
guests of honor was General Fred. D. Grant, whose regard for General Dodge has 
caused him to have a keen interest in Norwich and her welfare. Another guest 
of honor was Mr. Samuel Beard, author and artist, who spoke to the instruction 
and entertainment of all, upon the Boy Scout organization, its origin and motives. 
Mr. William Barber, "Scout Leader," spoke briefly upon some details of the work 
and presented this through illustration, by a squad of attractive young Scouts 
present as guests. 

The speakers from the College were President Spooner, from the executive; 
Dean Roberts, from the academic view point; Captain Tompkins, from 
the Military and Cadet Sergeant Major Gordon, from the athletic. 
President Adams filled his position as toastmaster in a very able and plaesing 
manner. The student guests were chosen from the four classes, three from each 
representing the highest academic, military and athletic ability. 

Those from Northfield who attended, were President C. H. Spooner, Dean H. 
R. Roberts, Captain Frank Tompkins, U.S.A., Dr. Whitney from the Faculty. 
Those from the corps were Captain D. H. B.Starr, '11; Captain M. B. Badger, '11; 
Com. Sergt. H. A. Howe, 'll;Sergt. Major. H. N. Gordon, '11 ; 1st. Sergt. J. E. 
Miles, '12;Sergt.H. C. Kendall, '12; Corporal, A. F. Holland, '13; Corporal R. H. 
Underhill, '13; Corporal, C.H.AIvord, '13; Private S.Cheney '14; Private E. C. 
Beebe, '14; Private, H. L. Collins, '14; also the University quartette consisting of 
Captain Sabin, Color Sergt. Leete, Sergt. Noel, and Private Putnam. 

Among the distinguished guests of New York present were Major General 
Frederick D. Grant, U. S. A. , D. C. Beard, Charles E. Bush, '63, W. R. Mead, '64 
Edward D. Adams, '64, Edward McPeters, '80, also among the later graduates 
were J. M. Holland, Charles H. Nichols, R. L. Irish, F. G. Austin, James W. Cook, 
H. R. Dillingham, and B. P. Hovey. 



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The twenty-third annual meeting and banquet of the Norwich University 
Alumni Association of Boston, held at the Hotel Westminster, ' was a very enjoy- 
able affair. The meeting and banquet was presided over by Nelson L. Sheldon as 
president and toastmaster. Col. Josiah H. Benton, of Boston, as principal speak- 
er, was very interesting and enthusiastic. He spoke of the advantages of the 
military training, of the effect it had upon the men during their college life and 
after graduation, and expressing his belief that it was of great value in forming 
character. 

Among the other speakers were Captain Tompkins who spoke of the military 
efficiency of the cadet and the possibility of more horses and better stables to be 
furnished by the Government; President Spooner who spoke on the ability and 
the character of the graduates; Captain H. C. Keene, U. S. A. retired, Command- 
ant , Norwich University, 1892 — -'95., Charles N. Bradley, and Nelson L. Sheldon. 
At the business meeting before the banquet the following officers were chosen for 
the ensuing year: President, Nelson L. Sheldon; Secretary and Treasurer, E. W. 
Gaynor; Executive President, C. F. H. Clark, and J. A. Holmes. 

Among those present were, George Chapin, '04, V. J. Brennen, Jr. '04, A. G. 
Baker, '03, K. R. B. Flint/03, G. W. Lentall, ex-'ll, G. G. Foster, '11, G. G. 
Russell, '04, E. C. White, '08, Carleton Scott, '09, F. S. Drown, '03, Timothy 
Holland, '02, Col. G. O. Tyler, '57, R. D. Potter, '97, G. E. Carpenter, '11, E. 
Smallman, '08, Howard Fall, '09, F. V. Hemenway, '12, N. C. Hooper, '12, E. G 
Ballard, ex-'12, L. N. Burhoe, '11, Dewitt C. Webb, '92, C. W. Pierce, '92, W. A. 
Pierce, '94, W. E. Hassam, '87, C. W. Nichols, '86, F. H. Clark, '89, H. C. Holden, 
'94. C. E. Hutton, '08, G. E. Ames, Jr., '09, E. D. Perry, '04, Dr. B. W. Gleason, 
'92, C. F. Parker, '90, H. L. Smith, '04, C. H. Balion, R. C. Herd, '64. 



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The Vermont Alumni association of Norwich University met at the Water- 
bury Inn, Waterbry, Tuesday evening, the 18th. The annual business meeting 
was called to order by President L. B. Johnson of Randolph. After the usual 
routine business, the following officers were elected for the ensuing year : President, 
Luther B. Johnson of Randolph; 1st Vice-President, C. N. Barber, Jr., of Barre; 
2nd Vice-President, Phil S. Howes of Montpelier; 3rd Vice President, Craig O. 
Burt, of Stowe; Secretary, C. S. Carleton, of Northfield; Treasurer, Irving C. 
Ellis, of Northfield. 

After the business meeting the members retired to the dining hall where an 
excellent banquet was served. President Johnson opened the way for a pleasant 
and profitable evening in his happy manner of speech and hearty welcome to the 
members and visitors. Mr. C. K. Mellen of the class of '84, was the first speaker 
He called particular attention to the advantages of a life at Norwich. The other 
responces were Progress, President Spooner; Military at Norwich, Captain Frank 
Tompkins, U. S. A., Elcclr'c Engineering at Norwich, Prof. F. E. Austin. 

There were short speeches by Woodruff, '91, Steele, '82, and Plumley, '92. 
W. J. Boyce, father of Boyce, '09, responded handsomely to a call from the toast- 
master. Those present included President Spooner, Prof. Flint, Guy G. Russell, 
Captain Tompkins, Prof. Roberts, Prof. E. A. Shaw, Prof, Winslow, W. A. Ellis, 
Phil S. Howes, H. G. Woodruff, C. K. Mellen, Dr. J. H. Judkins, H. C. Cady, 
Chas. A. Plumley, Craig O. Burt, L. B. Johnson, Prof. C. S. Carleton, Maj. Bay- 
ley, Prof. W. A. Shaw, Maj. F. B. Thomas, Capt. Chas. Wallace, W. J. Boyce, 
J. T. Smith, D-. F. E. Steele, Cadets Leete, Sabin, Putmin, and Noel. 



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1910. August 9th, 10 A. M. Pat gives his usual spie. Magnus etc. has 
not arrived. 

10th, OH! You Geodetic Parties. 
11th, Rain, Rain, Rain, but not a bit to drink. 
12th, Dad trys to break the camera by taking 1912 pictures. 
13th, Graves after his pay but is sadly grieved with the result. 
14th, Magnus arrives from Washington Depot, by H (a) eck. 
15th, Big Show — Lady River's from River's Well. 
16th, Another. "Paid in Full, the profs, get their checks. 
17th, Geodetic Parties have their usual sleep in Mother Rays' 

party. 
18th, Who stole Hemenway's dinner? 
19th, The result. Hoff loses his Pie. 
20th, Oh you half days work. 
21st Big Wreck at Gouldsville. Mounted Scouts leave for 

Pine Plains. 
22nd, Hemenway, Magnus and Inglis late as usual. 
23rd, Sophomore Summer School begins. 

24th, Nothing out of the ordinary, except Cannon is a little late. 
25th, Same, only Geodetic parties have to go to the Senior 

Railroad. 
26th, Just heard that Jabo got 30 in last weeks marks. 
27th, Mother Ray delays party by writing out notes in Old 

English. 
28, Juniors decide not to go to church. 
29th, Therrio likes office work. 
29th, Talk about Keg Party. 
31st, Every one comes up with money. 
September 1st, Big Jacobs goes to Burlington. Why? 

2nd, Oh, you Keg Party: Question, Who drove the Spike. 

3rd, Graves cleans up the room. 

4th, Last day of rest till Thanksgiving. 

5th, Some Rooks arrive. First annual meeting of the grand 

Counsel. 
6th, More Books arrive. School begins at 7. 00 P. M. 
Jacobs and Hoff incorporate. 



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September 7th, Jacobs & Hoff buy out Seniors. 
8th, Jacobs & Hoff Co. Limited. 

Capital $00 . 25 

Surplus & Profits $00 . 25 

Resources $00 . 25 

Cash not on hand $00 . 25 

9th, Jacobs & Hoff FAIL. Seniors loose heavily. Rooks 

are fitting out. 
10, Grand Counsel has meeting, Rooks are paying well. 
1 lth, I Von Der Terriable collects all dues. 
12th, Rooks get their guns, they feel like soldiers, but look 

like h . 

13th, Rooks clean the upper-classmen's guns. 

14th, P. M. off on account of the Dog River Valley Fair. 

Rooks act like cheap sports. 
15th, Rooks are trying to find the key of the boiler, to turn 

on the steam. 
16th, Dad is on his job with tests in Mechanics. 
17th, Saturday night, Boxing for the Rooks, 
18th, Church call sounds, Rooks take front seats. 
"19th, Yellow legs leave for Fair. Stars and Stripes for supper. 

20th, Dough-Boys also leave. Yellow legs arrive at the 
fair in good condition. "Cease Grooming." 
"21st, Rooks after "Pie Checks" and numerous other availables. 

Class in Materials meet in West "Leb" in evening. 
"22nd, Battalion reviewed by the Governor at the Fair. Grand 
Council had their picture taken. 

"23rd, NOWRICH, 32-St. Micheals, 

Left for Northfield at 4.30 P. M. Easy march to West 
Hartford. 
" 24th, Arrived in So. Royalton. 

25th, Yellow legs saw J. Smith's monument and B. Young's 
motto, (?) 
" 26th, Great battle on way to Bethel. Crow Deane shot. 

27th, Bethel to Northfield. 27 mile hike in the rain and 
slush. Broke the record of Military Colleges in United 
States. Foot-ball team started for the trip to Amherst 
and Providence. 
28th, NORWICH, 0-Amherst, 17. 

Dough boys all in from sore feet. Cleaning up after the 
hike. 



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September 29th, Day off for sleep. First one ever been known in 
Norwich. 
30th, Academic begins in earnest. 
31st, NORWICH, 0-Brown, 30. 
October 1 st, Second Sunday for the heavenly students. 
" 2nd, Rooks take first try out at horsemanship. 
" 3rd, Rooks trying to walk bowlegged. 

" 4th, Prexy gave speech in Chapel on, "How to study." Heath- 
field was wide awake trying to get Mother Ray interested 
Prexy's fatal talk. 
5th, Major Smith imforms M. Jacobs as to his personality. 
Foot-ball Dance. 

Rooks start to mingle into the choice folds of Northfield's 
best. 
6th, Dad informs us of a test coming tomorrow. How kind. 
" 7th, Inspection. Lieut. Creed, "Keep the dust out of the Vents 
8th, NORWICH 2nd, 17— Goddard Sem. 0. 

" 9th, Seniors go to Church. Leete plays Cuckoo. 

10th, What to do and How to do it," by Dr. Whitney at 

Chapel. 
11th, Lieut, Stevens broke his ankle during football practice. 
" 12th, Mounted Cavalry drill on foot. 

" 13th, Ciderman's first visit. 

" 14th, Foot-Ball team left for Middletown, Conn. 

15th. NORWICH O-Wesleyan 17. 

Who left their foot ball uniforms behind? 
" 16th, Weekly sleeping contest held in the churches. Inglis 

and Durfee tied for first place. 
17th, Dowst returned to-day to the land of Dreams. Who 

knows anytying about Mechanics? (Hoff.) 
18th, Dix has test in Geodetic. 
" 19th, Dix has test in Mining, if he keeps up he will be as bad 

as Dad. 
20th, Buck Brothers were at Military. 

Smoker in Dewey Hall. Somebody said, "To trim the 
pants off them but do it in a gentlemanly way." 
" 21st. Dad springs test the morning after a smoker. 

" 22nd, Juniors go on trip to East Granville under the leadership 
of Threesy. 



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NORWICH 0— Trinity, 9. 
October 23rd, Hemenway absent from church as usual. 

24th, "Lost a Voice," "Finder please return to Captain Badger. 
25th, Reville 15 minutes earlier. Oh, someone is bucking the 

military. Perhaps "Beako." 
26th, Reviewed by the Governor at Montpelier. 
27th, Snow is here at last. Oh, how we do love it Governor's 

Ball. Many Cadet Offcers attend. 
28th, Col. Battell spoke on Physics. 
29th, Stop. Look and Listen. Norwich has woke up. 

NORWICH, 17— Vermont 0. 
30th, No Reville. The town looks red, who painted it? 
31st, Col. Benton spoke on Corporations in Chapel. A few 
Cadets to go De(a)er Hunting in Center Village and the 
others across the brook. 
November 1st, Hemenway has gone out rabbit hunting. 

2nd, Guard in Jackman Hall got tired and went to bed. 
3rd, Hovey has returned to our folds. It is hard to come 
back, but not at Norwich. It is Norwich Spirit to come 

back. 
4th, Dear old Dad adds another scalp to his list. 
5th, NORWICH, 22— Conn. Ag. College, 

How much did Hoff lose? 
6th, The flunkers are posted. 

Dad and Dix show their hearty feeling for our welfares. 
7th, Dowst said he Saw a deer while hunting. 
8th, Hemenway found that he shot a calf instead of a deer. 
9th, Who rode from Bethel to Northfield on the hike? 
Demerits look good to them. 
10th, Three Beauties sleep over a Reville. 
Hovey, Heathfield, and Magnus. 
11th, Colburn is back from Election. Concord went wet. 
12th, NORWICH, 29— Middlebury, 5. 
Football Supper at Burlington. 
J. Buck had a grouch on, usual fight followed. 
13th, Football Players all in after the last game of the season, 

Broke training. 
14th, Rook's football team out. 

Colburn brought his drawing instruments to class but 
no board. 



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November 15th, Talk in Chapel by Rev. — — 

(Some of us are looking up from our cosy corners down 

by the fire.) 
16th, Everybody talking of Home, Home, Sweet Home. 
17th, Passes appear. Profs, hear funny stories. Father 

taken sick and etc. 
18th, Passes go to the Corn's Office. 
19th, 1912 Geology goes to Barre on trip. Some fall by the 

wayside. Others freeze. 
20th, Music in the air. Taplin was singing his National 

Hymn. 
21st, Nothing Doing. Northfield tighter than a drum. 
22nd, We all go Home, except a few who couldn't leave their 

friends? 
23rd,— 

27th, Turkeys arrive all vacation. Nuff said. 
28th, School open at Retreat. 

Donahue here on time which causes the Major to faint. 
29th, Snow has come to stay. 

30th, Dancing classes start in. Rooks looking for Dance order 
December 1st, Just a plain, ordinary day. 

2nd, Inspection. Nothing new. 

3rd, M. Jacobs cuts out talking in Dix's classes. 

4th, Sunday: Plenty of Excuse blanks went into the Major. 

5th, Absolutely broke in all ways. 

6th, No Junior Mechanics. Radiator froze in Dad's Room. 

The Juniors don't like cold weather, we want our mon- 
ey's worth. 
7th, Marks given out in Geodetic. Average mark: 43. 
8th, Seniors have exam, in R. R. 

No Mechanics. What will happen next? Lost two 

lessons in one week. 
9th, Senior Dance. Donahue lost his head. 
10th, Heathfield, Hovey, and Magnus have many visitors. 

Heathfield has a cake under the bed. 
11th, What did the Gov. of N.C. say to the Gov. of S.C.? 
12th, Mechanics Marks posted. 

13th, Don Field selling stationery. "N" stands for Norwich. 
14th, Tobacco is a scarce article in every company. 

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December 15th, Sewing Circle meets in Mother Ray's Apartments. 
16th, Water Famine in 2nd and 3rd Passage. 

117th, Exam, for Juniors and Seniors begin. 
18th, NO CHURCH. Every body busy. 
19th, Examinations. That is enough. 

20th, One exam over, another coming, and then some more. 
21st. Ver Wiebe and Taft tried to blow up Dodge Hall. 
22nd, Cannon says he is going to flunk as usual. 

Colburn and Hemenway threaten to give him a snow 
bath. 
23rd, OH: YOU VACATION. 
January 3rd, School opens at Retreat. Few absent. 
4th, Recitations began. 
5th, Prexy has Juniors in Law. 
6th, Inspections, same old thing. Dust. 
7th, Who stole Jacobs' and Hoff's cooking outfit? 
" 8th, S-U-N-D-A-Y. That's enough. 
8th, Flunkers get busy for makeups. 

Mineralogy Pass-up meets. 
10th, Author feels sick and wants help. Room 68. 
I lth, Colburn among the missing. 
12th, Juniors have cooking in Military. 
13th, Song in Chapel, "I need thee every Hour," Make up 

exams. 
14th, Another day for Flunkers. 
15th, H. Bullard trusts no one. 
" 15th, C-O-L-D- 

17th, Magnus is testing how a little man can eat without hurt- 
ing himself. 
18th, Oh: For a good sleep. 
19th, Prexy is all to the merry. 
20th, War Whoop Staff have a meeting. 
21st, Delta Tau Mu have first outing. 
" 21st, Major had to get more Church Excuse Blanks printed. 

Marks for Junior Blowpipes, handed out. Everybody passed 
24th, Inglis takes his usual morning run with a few friends. 
" 25th, Dad said, "Beware for you are to have a test in Railroads 
every Wednesday. 

Fire in Center Village. Cannon, Lowell and Kelley man 
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January 25th, Show in hard lines with the Cadets. Who threw the egg? 
26th, A few Seniors have a good time singing I. T. K. songs on 
3rd, passage. There were a few solos. 
" 27th, Police Inspect the Barracks and Cadets. 
" 28th, HofT working in Weather Bureau has made an awful 
change in the weather, from 46 deg. above to 26deg. below. 
" 29th, Major refuses to sign excuses for church. He claims it 
is their duty to go. 
30th, Magnus had a surprise at the chafing dish party in his 
room. See notice in Grinds. 
" 31st, Kelley spent the evening out. 
February 1st, Troop B gets a two hour drill. Hard luck. 
" 2nd, Boxes arrive from home. Great feeds. 
" 3rd, Daisy is put under cover at the horse barn, 1ft. of snow. 
" 4th, Crow Deane goes to Barre. Three Musketeers raid his 

room. 
" 5th, The grafters begin their Special Duty. 
6th, Big fight at the Band Fair. 

CADETS vs STONECUTTERS. 

Result. The stone cutters didn't show up. 

i" 7th, Officers go to Waterbury. One big time for the Unders. 
" 8th, Master Eugene Wright Magnus came into this world 
20 years ago to-day. 
" 9th, Railroads are progressing with the Juniors. You can 

even hear the locomotive bell ringing on Colburn. 
" 10th, Weekly Inspection. 

" 11th, Happy-go-Lucky Bunch break the Camera 

" 12th, Sunday. Better the day better the deed. Sleep. 

13th, Prexy gave his annual spiel. "See the Treas." 
14th, 1st, Performance of the Minstrel Show. 
" 15th, 2nd, Performance of the Minstrel Show. 

" 16th, Captain and one Private compose Troop B. at Drill. 
" 17th, Everyone seems to be on Special Duty or Sick List. 

18th, Minstrel Show at Barre. 
" 19th, Sunday — Cadets have so much studying to do that 

they have to get excused from church. 
" 20th, Minstrel boys are back to College. 

" 21st, Junior Prom. It's funny what a man will do when he 

parts his hair on the side. 
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February 23rd, Grind Editor on sick list. 

24th, Mid-room inspection — 1st in two years. 
25th, Few Cadets are Homesick. 

Commandant Bayley favors us during study hours with 
violin selections. 
26th, Sunday — Nothing doing. 
27th, Juniors are making roof trusses. 

28th, One short month has gone. Nothing accomplished. 
March 1st, Skeeing is having its time. 

2nd, Mike Jacobs is receiving instructions under the guidance of 

Prof. McCarthy. 
3rd, Troop B. has a good time. Slattery is off duty. Good for 

you Slats. 
4th, Snow shoe tracks are seen going all directions from the hill 

Wonder what's up. 
5th, Home Baptists have session. Bug led the prayer. Pal 

took up the offering. 
6th, Mortar got hard in concrete. No more work. Prof. Dix 
left for a few days. 
7th, Prexy hands out speeches to Juniors. 

8th, Seniors play Old Maids in their rooms, but look for openers. 
9th, Graves refuses to give us hot water. 
10th, Juniors' Trusses fail to hold a man. 
1 1th, Prexy's little speil on our duty before we depart. "Moral" 

Pay your term bills. No response. 
12th, Snowed in. All wires crossed. No news. 
13th, Another week of grinds begins. 

14th, Suffragette talk in chapel. Mother Ray converted to the 
cause. 
" 15th, Boston Banquet Bonehead Berry plays hare and hounds 

with Hemenway around Park Square. 
" 16th, Flankers studying for make ups at the Pearl Theatre. 
" 17th, Dowst'sSliderule fails to help him through Mechanics. 

18th, Exams, two days off . 
" 19th, Church optional. Everyone goes. 
20th, Exams, begin. 

21st, Invitations handed out to a lucky few for the N. Y. 
Banquet. 
" 22nd, Oh! You term marks. 

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March 28th, School opened at Retreat. 

3-4 of the Corps fell by the wayside. 
29th, No Grinds. 

Editor-in-Chief, also Grind Editor away. 
30th, Structures begin. 
31st, No Railroads. 
April 1st, Just a Fool's Day.' 

" 2nd, Sunday. First Sunday in Church. 
" 3rd. Many Stragglers come back. 

Donahue given the laugh for not getting back on time. It's 
Bug's last vacation at N. U. 
" 4th, Juniors are building bridges. 
' 5th, The last stragglers come in from vacation. 
" 6th, Seniors have good time in drill hall. Drilling Squadron A. 
" 7th, Make up exams. Go it Flunkers. 

8th, Busy day for Seniors. (One recitation.) 
" 9th, Just an ordinary Sunday. 

10th, Diamond covered with snow. Oh, you Sun! 

11th, Fire in Bug's Room. 

12th, Juniors start running railroad curves. 

Will they be through by exam, time? No. 
13th, State Inspection for Squadron A. 
14th, Good Friday. Harp Miles goes hungry. 
Base Ball men have first out-door practice. 
" 15th, NORWICH 2— Goddard Seminary 
1st Game of the Season. 
War Whoop Board skipped church. 
All attended in the evening (?) 



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Graduate with honors: 

Everett Collins, 
Tyler Wesley Earle, 
Paul Summer Emerson, 
Lewis Underwood Kennedy, 
Hermon Harrison Kinsman, 
John Thurman Rich, 
Kenneth Foster Stebbins, 

Most Distinguished in Military Department: 

Major Everett Collins, 

Captain Kenneth F. Stebbins, 

Captain Harold A. Ainley, 

Captain Tyler W. Earle, 

Captain and Adjutant Lewis U. Kennedy, 

Captain Charles F. Campbell. 

Winner of Senior Gold Medal : 

Kenneth Foster Stebbins. 
• 
Winner of Thomas Medal: 

Harold Tower Baker, 

Winner of Shuttleworth Sword: 
Neal Willard Richmond. 

Winner of Sophomore Medals: 

Academic Standing— Harold Tower Baker. 
General Average— Harold Tower Baker. 
Military Standing— Samuel Clark Cannon. 

Winner of Freshman Medals: 

Academic Standing — Edmund Pond Shaw. 
General Average — Edmund Pond Shaw. 
Military Standing— Irving Arquila Rich. 



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The first annual inspection of the Norwich Cavalry occured April 13th, the 
inspecting officer being Captain Boyd of the Tenth Cavalry, which is stationed at 
Fort Ethan Allen. 

The order of events consisted of squadron review, followed by squadron 
drill, after which the two troops were inspected in heavy marching order. The 
latter included inspection of arms and field and arms equipment. 

The squadron was then put through Butts Rifle and Physical to the music 
of the Cadet Band. After this Troop B was inspected mounted, going through 
the drills, including straight cavalry movements and monkey drill. An inspection 
of quarters closed the events of the day. 

The inspector expressed himself as very well pleased with the appearance of 
the troops in general and especially with the excellent condition of the rifles, they 
being in much better order than any other rifles, inspected by him among the 
National Guard. 

It is of interest to note the improvement there has been in the cavalry drill 
during the last year. 




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®lje Brrmont National (guaro Signal (tops Jnajmitmu 

On Tuesday, April 18th, Captain Wallace, U. S. Signal Corps, inspected 
Company A. Although the Company had only recently received the signal appara- 
tus, yet they had become efficient in sending messages by the various methods 
used. 

The order of events consisted, first of the inspection in heavy marching order 
after which packs were unslung and a few movements in company drill were exe- 
cuted. Following this was an inspection of rooms, where the packs were unrolled 
and the field equipment inspected. 

Then came exhibition signal work, the company being divided into three 
sections; one for flag signalling, one Helograph squad and one for work with the 
field buzzers. Messages were sent with ease and rapidity. The buzzer squad had 
a wire laid from Alumni Hall to Jackman, with men at each place, also a 
station at Carnegie. In general the inspection was up to the high mark and 
successful. 




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Fort Ethan Allen, Vermont, 
April 23rd, 1911. 
The Adjutant General of the Army, 
Washington, D. C. 

(Through Military Channels.) 
Sir:— 

Having completed the inspection of the 1st Squadron, 1st Regiment of 
Cavalry Organized Militia of Vermont, (2 troops) I have the honor to submit the 
following: 

1. I recommend that so long as there is a regular cavalry officer in charge 
of this squardon that he be required to make the annual inspection. 

2. The members of this squadron are cadets of the Norwich University, are 
under daily training and discipline ;the degree of efficiency as militiamen is so great 
that I cannot now make any recommendations tending toward their improvement. 
Their organization was changed January 1911 from a battery of field artillery to 
that of a squadron of two troops of cavalry. 

Their equipment is on the way. 

Very respectfully 
C. F. Boyd, 

Captain and Adjutant, 10th Cavalry. 




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ffifautenant Sljajjrr at ttr^ Armg iMan^uu^rs, 
8>an Antonio, ufcxas. 

1st Lieut. Guy E. Thayer, Signal Corps, V. N. G. Enlisted Company I, 1st 
Infantry, V. N. G., June 26th, 1907. Promoted to Sergeant, March 15th, 1909. 
Attended the National Guard Encampment at Burlington in the season of 1907 
and 1909; at Pine Plains, N. Y., in the season of 1908 and 1910. Marksman 2 
years, Sharpshooter 1 year, and Expert Rifleman 1 year. Company riile team 
2 seasons, 1908 and 1910. Entered Norwich Univ. in the fall of 1907, member of 
the class of 1911. Promoted to Corporal 1909, to Sergeant 1910, and to 1st Lieu- 
tenant Company A, V. N. G. Signal Corps 1910-11. Delegated by Captain 
Frank Tompkins to represent the Signal Corps of the Vermont National Guard at 
the Army Maneuvers at San Antonio, Texas, under direction of the War Dept. 




for the instructions of the National Guard Officers at their encampment maneu- 
vers. 



It was my good fortune to be selected to represent the Signal Corps of the 
V. N. G. at the joint encampment maneuvers and field instruction of the regular 
army and militia at San Antonio, Texas. 

I left Northfield on the afternoon train April 1st, 1911, for St. Albans, where 
I was to meet Captain Pell of Co. B, 1st Infantry, V. N. G. 

We started from there at 8 P. M. and traveled by way of Montreal and Chic- 
ago on the Grand Trunk R. .R We traveled from Chicago by way of the Wabash 
R. R. and from St. Louis to San Antonio by way of the Missouri, Kansas and 
Texas R. R., making the trip of about twenty-two hundred miles in a little less 
than four days. 



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It snowed nearly all day Sunday and it seemed as if Northfield weather was 
bound to follow us; after leaving Chicago the weather cleared and as we came into 
Oklahoma the trees were all leaved out, roses in blossom and the contrast between 
this and the weather we just left, seemed very great. We left about a foot of 
snow in Northfield and the temperature through the middle of the day down 
there was around 90 or 100 at this time of year. 

On arriving at San Antonio, Texas, a thriving city of about one hundred and 
fifty thousand inhabitants, one could not help but notice the easy going way of the 
people and the many little parks with their shade and palm trees scattered about 
the city gave the place an air of ease and comfort. 

We reported at division headquarters at nine A. M. April 5th, CaptainPell 
was assigned to company I, 10th Infantry and I was assigned to company D, Sig- 
nal Corps. There were many other National Guard officers from the different 
states who reported at the same time, each one being assigned to some Army 
Officer for instruction. 




About the first question asked us was, "Are you going to take the typhoid 
dope?" which is compulsory for the regular Army but is optional for the Nation- 
al Guard Officers. Although twelve thousand men have been in camp over five 
weeks there has not been a case of typhoid. Recruits on reporting are given 
there first hyperdermic of the typhoid prophylactic, then at the end of ten days a 
second is given and ten days later the last one is given. This treatment according 
to German Scientists gives a person immunity from typhoid nearly seven years. 
If one has had typhoid it may make him feel a little sick, but a person who has 
never had typhoid will be able to attend his regular duty. Army Officers who 
have seen as high as 50 per cent of their command sick from typhoid are the 
ones who can realize best the value of the innoculation, it is also a business propo- 
sition for business men. 

The water in camp is taken from artesian wells and very good, but the water 
out on the road is not as good, in some cases it is brought in tubs and put into 
cisterns, and the water from the streams which are not very numerous is usually 
muddy. 



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The sanitary conditions in camp are very good, crude oil and hay being 
burned in every place where flies might carry infection, lime is also used as a dis- 
infectant. The soil is of an impervious nature and each kitchen has its open 
fire with a crude sort of firebox dug out and lined with coarse stones in which a 
fire is burned most of the time, the course refuse from the kitchen being put direct- 
ly on the blaze, and the kitchen slops are poured on the hot stones. 

The Division Bakery cooks all of the Bread used by the soldiers, the bread 
being made in tents and delivered about camp. The cooks are enlisted men and 
make bread of the best quality, the ten stoves used for this purpose have a capaci- 
ty of nearly 12000 pounds of bread each day. 

Mesquit and scrub oak which nearly cover all of the waste land are about 
the only wood available for fuel. 

The daily camp routine begins with reveille at 6 A. M. then after breakfast 
stable duty and drill take up nearly all the morning, after dinner there's more drill ; 
guard mounting by regiments is at 5 P. M. and retreat at 5 30 P. M. The evenings 
the men have to themselves. 




Each outfit has its drills in close and extended order, and the cavalry drills 
for the most part with the provisional regiments of six and nine troops. 

The three Brigades of the Division go out in {turn on hikes which last from 
two to seven days; and this is the time the Signal Corps is of particular value as 
means of comunication between Divisions and Brigade Camps. One wireless 
section remaining in camp, while the other section goes with the head of the col- 
umn. By this means the commander at Division Headquarters can direct the 
movements of the Brigade in the field from his tent and have his map spread 
before him. The wireless pack sets are put on pack mules. When communication 
is desired with another point of the command all the wireless section has to 
do is to fall out, set up its wireless instrument and call the home station. In this 
way I have seen communication established between stations twenty-five miles a- 
part in seven minutes from the time the section dropped out of the marching col- 
umn. The pack sets are efficient for distances not exceeding thirty miles and the 
power for these sets being produced by a small hand generator. They also have 
as part of their equipment a large wireless set which is mounted on a two wheel 
cart the power for this machine being made by gasoline engines attached to the 



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motor: With this instrument at Division Headquarters communication is easily 
carried on with Eagle Pass, also El Paso which is over one hundred and eighty 
miles distant. One advantage of the wireless lies in the fact that communication 
can be established and taken down very quickly and the march with the column 
can be resumed with a little loss of time. 

However in many instances the wire outfit is more practicable and the wire 
can be laid with great rapidity. Even while the wire is being laid communication 
can be held between the man at the end of the wire and the man on the wire cart, 
although the cart is going as fast as the horses can run. In this way the movement 
of the reel carts can be directed by the person in command of the wire section, and 
he can also recieve reports from as many parts of the field as he has wires. 

Improvements are being made all of the time so that the Signal Corps is 
proving istelf an indispensible branch of the Army. Let me cite an example 
of its durability. One morning the wireless pack set was put upon a new mule 
which got away from the man who was leading him, and the mule started down 




through a regiment of mountain artillery making a path for himself wherever he 
wished to go. During his rampage the cinch band loosened and both wireless 
outfits went more than fifteen feet into the air and landed with a dull thud on 
the ground; as it was then time to open the station with the other section which 
was on the road with the Brigade the instruments were set up and with but very 
little adjustment, communication was established. 

On these maneuvers by Brigades, advance guard duty was taken up and 
one night one of these movements lasted until after midnight. 

Another problem was to find out whether a Brigade with all its wagon trains 
took up as much or more room space than had been figured out theoretically. 
This was worked out with surprisingly correct results. 

Connected with the Division are two Wright Biplanes, which made success- 
ful flights when the weather permitted, the machines frequently remaining in the 
air for over an hour. There have been very few accidents and the Aeroplane will 
be one of the instruments of war in the future. The Parmalee Bros, have a Mono- 
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The week of the sixteenth a flower festival was being held and arrangements 
were made for a Military Parade which was over four miles long and was the most 
pretentious since the Civil War. 

One has to be constantly on the lookout for tarantulas and rattlesnakes. 
Especially is this true at bed time as I saw two large tarantulas that had been taken 
from soldiers' beds and a large number of rattlesnakes were killed about camp, 
the largest one having fourteen rattles. 

Any National Guard Officer who attends the War Maneuvers with the idea of 
learning something by which he can improve his own command has the right idea 
and will learn much, for the Army Officers have had the experience and it is a 
pleasure to them to give all the instructions they can. 

For my part I am of the opinion that no better type of a business man can be 
found than among the Officers of the United States Army. 

The trip was very pleasant and enjoyable, as well as very instructive. 

We started for home the night of the eighteenth and arrived in Northfield 
the twenty-second. 

G. E. THAYER. 




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Preamble 

We the convicts of Norwich Penitentiary, in order to raise more perfect 
onions, establish beats (the summary court officer,) insure domestic orders, provide 
for (Prexy's) hedge fences, promote the Northfield Fair, and secure the means of 
escape for ourselves and our followers, do organize and build this book for the 
Norwich Penitentiary of Northfield. 

A compliment to the 1910 FOOT-BALL TEAM 
from a friend down town. 

Only once did Vermont come near scoring at all, and then Underhill was there 
with the goods like the Chimes of Trinity. 

And wasn't CarpenterJohnny-on-the-Spot when that kick was blocked and 
he went over the line for that second touchdown. 

Didn't Colburn use his bean throughout the game? 

Burwell is just as good behind the line as he is at straightening out Fisher's 
benders in the springtime. Cannon showed them that you didn't have to 
weigh 200 to play center. 

And what about Dan Starr, with his 195 pounds, and Alvord and Captain 
Smith? They certainly formed a stone wall, which stopped Vermont every time. 

Those ends, Taft, Lee and Weed were down the field under every punt and 
they showed Vermont how to break up some of her own plays. Hemenway's 
name wasn't in the line up, but Vermont knew that he was around when he 
hit their line. 

EVERYBODY THERE saw KELLEY. 

But why go into details? It wasn't individual work that won the game. It 
was team work and jam up stuff at that. 

Dont's 

Don't buck the Military too hard, for you are liable to flunk subjects. 

Don't stay late with your lady friends, for you are liable to get your privileges 

taken away. 
Don't smoke during study hours, for the O. D. can smell smoke. 
Don't shoot "snipes" into the corridor when a yellow uniform is around, for you 

are liable to hear about it. 
Don't dust your gun with a blacking brush, for shoe blacking shows on white 

gloves. 

A practical Method 

Prof. Dix. (In Mining) — "How do you find the direction which a bore hole turns?" 

Silence. 

Voice in corner. — "Send Pound Rand down." 



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A Confidential Book Guide 

An Affair of Dishonor, by B. J. M. Smith. The disappointment of the season. 

A book containing guard tours and police duty. 
My Brothers' Keeper, by N.Jacobs. Tells how Mike lost and won. 
The Theory of the Theatre, by W. F. Adams. Admirable essay of value 

to all theatre goers. Tells about the Pearl and Lyric. 
The Fourth Dimension, Simply explained by Charles Luther Whipple. 
What is wrong with the World? by W. II. Bradley. A book in which, 

after contradicting all other guessers, contradicts itself. 
P ound Rand. His Life, and Works by Pound. A biography that contains every- 
thing but the breath of life. 
The Useless Law, by F. V. Hemenway. In which the author makes you think 

he knows something about the English Language. 
The Husband's Story, by E. F. Doivst. In which the American Woman gets a 

piece of the author's mind. 
The Way Up, by 0. W. Ray. A novel that admirers of Mr. Ray do well to leave 

unread. 
Halfway House, by Blanchard. A story of to-day and a parable of to-morrow. 
Why not be Human, by N. C. Hooper. Masterpiece or Life of the Author. 
Poor John, by J. E. Buck. Stupid story. 

The Other Fellow, by H. L. Deane. Tells how looks are deceiving. 
Bone Head, byL. R. Witt. Uproariously stupid story. 

Niagara Falls, by H. J. Woodward. Educational book on how it was made. 
Forgot, by F. C. McCarthy. Notice Later. 

Hitting the High Places, by A. R. Cram. Life under great difficulty. 
Hash, by M. J. Buck. A story which makes a person hungry. Boarding house 

life. 
Merry Wives of Northfield, by S. C. Cannon. Tell of social life of a Cadet at 

Norwich. 
Where do you Live? byF. H. Colburn. Catchy jokes and catchy sayings. 
Rebecca of Berlin, by M. Jacobs. Admirably adapted version of the well known 

story of a girl's life in N. H. 
Nightmare, byE.D. Hovey. Tells of life on his Grandfather's Farm. 
Getting a polish, byW.A. Heathfield. This story suggests the idea of something 

laughable. 
The Life of a Horse, by J. W. Slattery. Enough said. 

Hans the Flute Player, by A.E. Taplin. The Life of a boy in dear old Vermont. 
The Evolution of Man, by F. Paul. Gives the life of a man, after careful study 

and research in India. 
Checkers, byE. H. Parkman. A tragedy of a great ball player. 
Life of Great Men, by II. II. Reid. Tells of the lives of such men as Cram, Miles 

and Scanlon. 
One Sweet Dream, byE. P. Therrio. Gives an interesting sketch of a sweetheart. 
Mother, by W. D. Wallace. Gives an account of a young person as old as his 

mother. 
Baby Mine, by F. S. Hoff. Not as sentimental as the title would indicate. 

Of a Heroine that was never born. 



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He Came from Northfield, byG. A. Hutchinson. Tells how a town boy can make 

good. 
Gamblers, by W. W. Inglis. A book of instructions on Bridge Whist. 
Speach, by C. F. Joslyn. Tells how talking killed a rival and won a bridge. 
Military Life, by H. C. Kendall. Tells of cooking and how Juniors are taught. 
Military Promotions, by E. W. Magnus. Life of a soldier working up. "We 

expect a Corporal of Him." 
Nobody's Fool, by J.E. Miles. Tells how an innocent boy made good. 

Revised 

A govermnent of the Cadets, for doing the Cadets, by the consent of the Cadets. 

According to Appearance 

A stranger stepped up to Slattery at the horse barn and asked if he could buy a 

horse. 
"You had better see the Commandant." suggested Slattery, with some indigna- 
tion. 

"Oh," said the stranger, "I thought you were the Commandant, " 

An Unusual Spendthrift 

Father Jacobs trying to get at the cause of trouble between Jake and Mike. 
"Look here Jake, what is the trouble between you and your brother?" 
Jake, replied, "He almost drives me to death, first he askes me for $.50, then 
$1.00 and then another dollar." 

"But, Jake, what does he do with all his money?" 
"I don't know, I don't give him any." 

Donahue vs. Leete (In sleeping match — ) 

After waking up. 

Leete, "Came out of it all right but hungry." 
Donahue, "I came out with a blistered leg burnt on the radiator while sleeping." 

The Justice of Things 

Dean L. I. (In Senior Military, reading "The General moved his Corpse across 
the River." 

The Way of Justice 

Burch going to Summary Court. 

"Hey Mutt Adams, do you expect justice?" 
Adams, "Not from him, why I would as soon expect mercy from Parks as from 
him." 

Advise to Rooks 

To avoid undying criticisms. 

"Say Nothing: Be Nothing: Do Nothing." 



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Non-Com. Staff 

Six Rosy boys at Reveille March, 

Leaped from their beds, as if to fight. 
Fronted the Major and as he spoke, 

Leaped to their beds as if they had croaked. 

Notice 

A. P. Leete has three points which he would like to argue with anyone. 

Donahue got wind of a certain story 

"Donahue," says Homer, "What do we have in Metoreology?" 
Homer, "Wind," 

Donahue, "I know the wind blew last night, but tell me where the lesson is." 




Rand is doping promotions again 

It is too bad Plug had to go over to the Corn's office on that egg affair, he is 
bucking so hard. 

It doesn't matter 

1st. Lieut. Creed of Troop B. (Signing a pass on the night of Jan. 26,1911) 
1st Lieut, Creed, Commanding the Band. 

Who Lost 

Therrio (after tossing up a coin to see if he would sweep out for inspection) 
Well, Lieut., you lost. I hope you are a good loser." 

Out the Night before 

1st. Sergt. Hemenway (forming Company) "Count-off, Port-Arms, Open-Cham- 
bers, Close-Chambers, Dismissed," 



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TO OUR BASE BALL TEAM 
Air— The Wearing of the Green 

If to college you will want to go and wish to get in fine, 
Just listen ; I will sing of one that will make you stand in line. 

It's way up in the high old state, where the mountains they are green, 
And the fellows all wear uniforms, they think they're so serene. 

With their heads held high, their chins way up, they think they're just the 
stuff, 
But if at times you'd peek at them, they're nothing but a bluff! 

There's Murray — he'd stay up all night , wouldn't go to bed, 
If he could only get your ear and fill it with baseball. 

He's a peach at kicking foot-ball, he's every fellow's pal, 
But if you're with him half an hour he'll wind up on his "Val." 

There's one lad in college who thinks he's just the thing, 
He throws his chest with all his might and imagines he can sing. 

He trys to get the tenor — at music he's a shark, 
When he thinks he's right in harmony, it's like ad doggie's bark. 

Great big hands and awful feet, and at thir base he plays. 
You must meet this black eyed darky, for his name is "Billey"Hayes. 

There's Hemenway our captain, who hails from Portland, Maine, 
He can hit the ball with all his might, but he 'd talk you most insane. 

He's nearly off his trolley when he hears from near and far, 
Say "Hemenway, have you got a match? — We want a Portland, Star." 

Parkman, nicknamed "Checkers," he's a peach at pitching balls, 
He's always preaching base-ball, for he played with Bellows Falls. 

If you think he's up and coming you'll get an awful shock, 
Poor "Checkers" he's a hayseed and a regular country gawk. 

Our college plague is Gordon, he's manager of the base-ball team, 
When reveille is sounded he is deep in some sweet dream. 

But the Norwich boys are frisky and he's such an awful bore, 
When it's time to leave the feathers, out goes Gordon on the floor. 

He never lets the boys alone if they fix their rooms up slick, 
He sneaks around when all is still and plays some horrid trick. 

If ever we catch him at it we'll wallop him with the broom, 
We'll make him beg for mercy for making rough house in our rooms. 

Concord sends us Berry, from dear old New Hamp. state, 
The fellows call him "Bonehead," but at pitching he is great. 

The poor ding toed collegian, at mechanics up and missed 
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There's a very dwedful fellow who doesn't give a wap, 
He talks so kinda foolish, and he's such a handsome chap, 

First Sergeant of our Company A, Johnny Miles is his name, 
But when he talks of "Dwess Pawade" you'd have to blush with shame. 

"Doc" Whitney is our base-ball coach, he'll also cure your ills, 
And if you have a pain or ache he'll dose you up with pills, 

The Norwich bo — ys just love him, he's honest and so fair, 
His temper is so even, and the doctor doesn't swear! 

If the fellows feel the least bit sick, the slightest pain or ache, 
They'll rush for Doctor Whitney and illness try to fake. 

But he's a brainy doctor and does the thing up square, 
You'd travel, yes for miles around and you couldn't match his hair. 

There's one up here who talks a lot, "Plug" Burwell, he's a card, 
To be First Sergeant here next year he's working hard. 

He's deep in love with one nice girl and soon a bride he'll take 
A wedding down at Winsted, where there's such a pretty lake. 

Unlucky chap, Oh! Sad, sad tale! our poor dear comrade "Plug," 
A horse got frisky, took his hoof, and kicked him in the mug. 

No Easter trip down home for "Plug" he'll stay at old N. U. 
A.nd every time he thinks of it, the poor chap he'll boo-hoo. 

Two that Norwich boasts of, about coin they can't agree, 
Mahard, he wants what's his, and Shepard, so does he. 

Each tells the other he is wrong, he must try and do what's right. 
Say "Pay me what you owe me or there'll be an awful fight." 

Ned Allen is so tall and slim, he can almost touch the sky, 
At racing he can not be beat if he would only try. 

His home is down at Hartford and you can guess the rest 
None would use you as Ned Allen does, if you should be his guest. 

Then shout, Hurrah for Norwich, our military school, 
Where the boys are all so anxious to follow out the rule. 

While half of us you must admit are an awful pack of rubes 
And the other half without a doubt are a great big bunch of boobs. 

Chorus. 

Oh, we'll stick by dear old Norwich with its military drills, 
We'll march around and think we're great while father pays the bills, 

With our captains and sergeants, and the boys who beat the drums, 
We'll pull and haul together, we're a pack of Norwich bums. 

— "Musucal Peg." 



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During State Inspection; 

Inspector stopping in front of Private Pal, Company A. 

"Are you the Cook of this Company?" 
Pal,— "No Sir: Color Guard." 

Inspector stopping in front of Horse-Shoer Hemenway of Troop A.— "What can 

you shoe?" 
Hemenway, — "Flies, Sir." 

1st Sergeant Cannon gets fussed. 

When falling in the company, he commands. "Port Arms." "March" 

In concrete construction class 

Prof. Dix — "You want to pay strict attentions to the concrete dams." 

N. Jacobs (waking up) "What are we going to have, one of those dam problems 



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The True Spirit 

After the same piece of soap had been passed to a score of different shelter 
halves, the inspector remarked; "I notice they all use the same kind of soap." 
Captain Tompkins, "Yes they are obliged to use the regulation soap up here, also 
tooth-powder and shoe blacking." 

That same little word "If." 

If you want to please Joslyn some time when he isn't talking, tell him he is 
getting tough. 

If you find out sometime, Adams is telling the truth, believe him. 
the Winter Term. 

If Buck was a Deer, wouldn't he be cute. The pretty Buck ? ? ? ? 

If Dowst doesn't stop going out so much at night with the "gang," someone 
in Manchester will have to be notified. 

If Bradley isn't in love, then it is all rumor. 

If Cannon accepts this trash, he will be crazy. 

If every "cut" in structures represented a shovel-full, How soon will the 
Panama Canal be completed? 

If Hemenway didn't live with the Editor in Chief — ? — ? — ? 

If Hoff can back up his bluff, he is a great man. 

If Parkman hadn't returned the chapel books, what would have happened? 

If Whipple will accept the job of athletic instructor, we will have a new gym. 

If Witt lived up to his name, he would be funny. 

If Hovey hadn't roomed with Heathfield and Magnus, they both might 
have flunked. 

If the Gov. of North Carolina was here in Northfield with the Gov. of South 
Carolina, what would he say? 

Parkman swallowed a "Stone" 

Parkman recently took a geological trip to Barre— he is much wiser now. 



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Wants 

Wanted-A padded cell for J. Buck. 

Wanted-$500 reward for the one who threw the egg at the show. 

Wanted-A new janitor for the Gym. Heathfield resigned. 

Wanted-The payment of a few more term bills. 

Wanted-About a hundred more girls in Northfield. 

Wanted-Some new pieces for the band. 

Wanted-Some kind of a prop for Lieutenant Parks. 

The Wise Ones. 

Found-An Art room in Carnegie Hall. Visitors not admitted. 
Found-A white card from the Dean under each door after vacation. 
Found-A number of chapel psalm-books in Parkman's room. 
Found-That Prof. Dix is a wise old guy. 

Found-That the Juniors who flunk Railroads cannot take Sen. Sum. Sch. 
Found-A lady's slipper among the Business Manager's papers. 
Found-Checkers weak point. Ask him? 

The French Style 

Professor Dix in materials, drawing a pressure curve. 

"What kind of a curve is this?" 
Jacobs N.-"A French Curve, Sir." 

Norwich Slang 

Bone — To study; to try; to cultivate. 

Bonehead — One who passes Mechanics. 

Bowlegs — Cavalrymen, one who rides on the hike. 

(Junior) Buck — A Junior who loves Military. 

Bucking — One who hopes to get what he deserves. 

Bunkie — Your room mate or wife. 

Cit — Wise guys who keep out of Military Colleges. 

Cits Anything but a uniform. 

Crawler — One who lies to the O. D. 

Demos — That which takes away privileges. 

Hike — 10 days of good time and rainy weather. 

Hop — Dance. 

Exams — When the Profs, find out what you don't know. 

Major — One who hands things out in bunches. 

Non-Com. — Cadets with a big head. 

O. D. — A quiet one, looking for trouble. 

Openers — A pair of Jacks. (Slattery and Colby.) 

Rooks — One who seeks knowledge. 

Sticks — 2 hour tours. 5 Dem's. 

Old Man— Instructor in Military. 

In Junior Mineralogy 

The Fus (s) ing point is hard to get. 



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Letter found in Dodge Hall 

Sir;— 

Enclosed find base drum, which belongs to the University. Please mend 
and fix for a bow legged man. 

Yours truly, 



It is a question 

Com. Bayley should live up to rules and regulations of N. U. and not play on 

that violin during study hours. 
He is liable to get stuck. By ? ? ? ? ? ?. 

A wide awake resident 

Civilian after the Vermont game seeing the score, N. U. 17 to painted on his 

house. "Asked if Norwich won." 
"No, Norwich did not win, they whitewashed Vermont. 

Plays 

Hamlet — Bradley. 

Twelfth Night — -Homer Howe in Barre. 

John the Baptist — J. Buck. 

As you like it — Colburn. 

Our American Cousins — F. Pal. 

If I were King — Slattery. 

The Merchant of Venice — Jacobs. 

The Coward — Donahue. 

The Family— H. L. and L. I. Dean. J. E. and M. J. Buck. 

Talk of New York— Heathfield. 

Fortune Hunter — Whipple. 

Broadway Gaity Girls — D. J. Smith, Field, Durfee, Hooper, Cram and Schwenger. 

The Summer Widowers — Sabin and Richmond. 

The Blue Mouse — Rand. 

The man with the itching Palm — Parks. 

The Ten Commandments at Norwich. 

1. Thou shalt not enter a room during study hours. 

2 Thou shalt not smoke during study hours, neither shalt thou sleep under 
beds or image thereof, for the Major will not hold him guiltless who does, and 
will assign him 2 hours of police duty. 

3 Thou shall not curse or use profane language, for the result is police duty 
or demerits. 

4. Six days shall thou toe the mark, and be exceedingly good, for the seventh 
which is Sunday, thou shall go to church and sleep. 

5. Honor thy Captains and Lieutenants for they are wise guys and will sure- 
ly stick you if they can. 

6. Thou shall not sleep over Reveille. 

7. Thou should not lie to the Major. 






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8. Thou shalt not horse the Military. 

9. Thou shalt not lie to the O. D. when he says, "Thou art smoking", for 
thou shall be found out and suffer the penalty thereof. 

10. Thou shall not use more privileges than due, for he who does shall not 

Doped by the Oracle Pound Rand, Assisted by Mother Ray. 
THE NORWICH CADETS, V. N. G., 
Northfield Vermont 

June, 32nd, 1911 

General Order, No. 999 

1. The following appointments of Cadet Commissioned officers are announced 
to take effect this date : — 

Cadet Myron J. Buck to be Cadet Major. 

Cadet James S. Rand to be Cadet Capt, and Adj. 

Cadet J. E. Buck to be Cadet Capt. Troop B, N. U. Cavalry. 

Cadet Clyde F. Joslyn to be Cadet Capt. Co. C. 

Cadet Flakirchand Pal to be Cadet Capt. Co. D. 

Sergt. A. R. Cram to be Cadet 1 st Lieut., Co. A, Signal Corps. 

Cadet F. S. Hoff to be Cadet 1st Lieut., Troop B, N. U. Cavelry. 

Cadet E. D. Hovey to be Cadet 1st Lieut, and Batt. Adj. 

Cadet G. A. Hutchinson to be Cadet 1st Lieut., Co. D. 

Cadet E. H. Parkman to be Cadet 1st Lieut., Co. A, Signal Corps. 

Corpl. N. C. Hooper to be Cadet 1st Lieut., Co. A, Signal Corps. 

Sergt. W. W. Inglis to be Chief Musician with rank of 1st Lieut. 

Cadet W. H. Bradley to be Cadet 1st Lieut, and Ord. Officer. 

Sergt. E. F. Dowst to be Cadet 2nd Lieut., Troop B, N. U. Cavelry. 

Cadet A. E. Taplin to be Cadet 2nd Lieut., Co. D. 

Cadet E. P. Therrio to be 2nd Lieut. ,Co. C. 

2. The following appointments of non-commissioned staff officers are announced 
to take effect this date : — 

Sergt. C. H. Whipple to be Cadet Sergt. Major. 
Sergt. F. H. Colburn to be Cadet Color Sergeant. 
Sergt. H. H. Reid to be Cadet Ordnance Sergeant. 
1st Sergt. J. E. Miles to be Cadet Principal Musician with rank of Sergeant. 
1st Sergt. O. W. Ray to be Cadet Commissary Sergeant. 
1st Sergt. S. C. Cannon to be Cadet Batt. Sergt. Maj. 
1st Sergt, J. W. Slattery to be Cadet 1st Class Hosp. Sergt. 

3. The followingappointmentsof Cadets 1st Sergeants are announced to take effect 
this date: — 

Sergt. W. F. Adams to be 1st Sergt., A. Signal Corps. 

Sergt. C. F. Blanchard to be 1st Sergt., Troop B, N. U. Cavalry. 

Sergt. H. C. Kendall to be 1st Sergt., Co. C. 

Sergt. N. Jacobs to be 1st Sergeant., Co. D. 

Sergt. F. C. McCarthy to be Drum Major with rank of 1st Sergeant. 



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1 

4. The following appointments of Cadet Sergents are announced to take effect 


this date. — 






Corpl. R 


H 


Underhill to be Cadet Sergeant, Co. D. 


Sergt. W 


A 


Heathfield to be Cadet Sergeant, Co. A. Signal Corps. 


Cadet F. 


V. 


Hemenway to be Cadet Sergeant, Troop B. N. U. Cavalry. 


Sergt. E. 


w 


Magnus to be Cadet Sergeant Band. 


Sergt. W 


D 


Wallace to be Cadet Sergeant Co. C. 


Sergt. W 


J- 


Woodward to be Cadet Sergeant Co. D. 


Cadet G. 


T. 


Mathewson to be Cadet Sergeant Co. A, Signal Corps. 


Cadet M 


G 


Ayers to be Cadet Sergeant, Troop B, N. U. Cavalry. 


Cadet W 


11 


Irish to be Cadet Sergeant, Co. C. 


Cadet L. 


M 


Adams to be Stable Sergeant. 


Cadet L. 


M 


Andrews to be Cadet Sergeant Co. D. 


Cadet H. 


K 


Richmond to be Cadet Sergeant Co. A. Signal Corps. 


Cadet L. 


C. 


Taft to be Cadet Sergeant Band. 


Cadet 0. 


A. 


Tilton to be Cadet Sergeant, Troop B. N. U. Cavalry, 


Cadet C. 


Ve 


r Wiebe to be Cadet Sergeant, Co. C. 


Cadet S. 


W. 


Marble to be Cadet Sergeant, Co. D. 


Cadet A. 


H. 


Marcott to be Cadet Sergeant, Band. 


5. The following 


appointments of Cadet Corporals are announced to take effect 


this date: — 






Cadet C. 


C. 


Barnes to be Cadet Corporal, Band. 


Cadet H. 


C. 


Fisher to be Cadet Corporal, Co. A, Signal Corps. 


Cadet F 


• E 


. Slade to be Cadet Corporal, Troop B, N. U. Cavalry. 


Cadet S. 


Cheney to be Cadet Cook with rank of Corporal, Troop B. 


Cadet A. 


L. 


Sleeper to be Cadet Corporal, Co. C. 


Cadet P. 


W 


Towsley to be Cadet Corporal, Co. D. 


Cadet E. 


N. 


Yarrington to be Cadet Corporal, Co. A. Signal Corps. 


Cadet A. 


E. 


Binks to be Cadet Corporal, Troop B. N. U. Cavalry. 


Cadet F. 


C. 


Dunham to be Cadet Corporal, Co. C. 


Cadet M 


C 


Sparhawk to be Cadet Corporal, Co. D. 


Cadet E. 


A. 


Garland to be Cadet Corporal, Band. 


Cadet E. 


R. 


Reaside to be Cadet Corporal, Co. A. Signal Corps. 


Cadet L. 


J- 


Scott to be Cadet Corporal Troop B, N. U. Cavalry. 


Cadet L. 


M 


Holden to be Cadet Corporal, Co. C. 


Music. H 


. R 


. Boulia to be Cadet Musician with rank of Corporal, Co. D. 


Cadet A. 


E. 


Finley to be Cadet Corporal, Band. 


Cadet Si. 


D. 


Kendall to be Cadet Corporal, Troop B. N. U. Cavalry. 


Cadet R. 


R. 


Phillips to be Cadet Corporal, Co. C. 


Music J. 


M. 


Skilling to be Musician with rank of Corporal, Co. C. 


Corp. H. 


L. 


Deane to be Cadet Lance Corporal, Co. D. 
Short Prayer (Grind Editor) 


Now I 


? et 


me up to shirk, 




hope I will not have to work; 


If I should die before the night, 


Thank, the Lord there'll be no work in sight. 



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It is Rumored that — 

Prexy has bought a new horse blanket. 
That we are to have a new gym. 

Heathfield has changed from E. E. to C. E. for the third time this year. 
Deane H. L. sells most everything from a toothpick to a safety razor. 
Dad is going to spring a test to-day. (Only one ahead of Dix now.) 
Ray is bucking the military to get what he deserved his rook year again. 
Buck, M.J. and J. E. are brothers by a degree from the Com. 
Dowst and Hemenway got a calf. 

Inglis' sister got married. Hard luck Dub, double cut and leave. 
Captain Richmond thought he was sick one morning and went over to the doc- 
tor s at sick report. Doc. immediately got out his bottle of love tablets. 
Carl and Neal are on the outs. 

Homer Howe goes to Barre quite often lately. (We are wondering what for. ) 
Irish, W. H. is not Irish. What is in a name? 
Nom-com. Staff go to Reveille once a week. 

WHO'S WHO AT NORWICH 

"The Old Man."— Boss. 

"The Young Kid." — Ass't Boss. 

"Lt. Col. Colby." — Foreman. 

"Prexy." — Tax Collector. 

"Dad." — Library Benefactor. 

"Pat." — Axeman. 

"Trees." — Tennis Court Janitor. 

"Mysterious." — N. U. Detective. 

"Fuzzy." — Distiller. 

"Snipe." — Lawyer 

"Dean." — Stenographer. 

"Austin." — Chief Electrician. 

"Kid." — Errand Boy. 

"Doc." — Undertaker's Friend. 

"Budwiser." — Montpelier. 

"Baldy." — Chief Tooser. 

"Lealand."— ???????? 

Sunday A. M. 

The Psalm of the Cadets. 
The Corn's eyes are upon me, I cannot sleep. He maketh me pay attention 
to the Sermon, I cannot nod. Yea, though the speaker be dry and weary there 
is no rest. His watchful eye is upon me, and I may read neither paper nor book, 
nor have a peaceful nap. Verily I have no rest. Exalted I shall be to become a 
senior and return to the ways of the wicked. Then may I sleep and read in 
peace, and I shall do all these things without the eyes of the Com. upon me. 
Selah. 



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It pays to mumble 

Captain Tompkins in Military. "Pal, how many officers constitute a Garrison 

Court?" 
Pal. — '"Not less than one." 
Com. — "V-ery G-ood." 

Looks are Deceiving 

Rook to Captain Starr who was O. D. "Sir, can you tell me what the O. D. looks 
like?" 




The Ice man is always handy 

Prof. Dix. — "In measuring a base line, how would you keep the tape at the same 

temperature?" 

Beako. — "Put it on ice." 

Sad Fate 

Lost by I. T. K. * * * 3 1-2Bbls. 

The Floor is Hard 

Dub Inglis takes a seat in Mining, but finds chair missing. 

The Celebration 

After the Vermont Game. 

Homer to Bug. "Hold your breath if you want to cure the hiccoughs." 

Bug. (Hick) — "Can't hold it, hie, it is too, hie, strong." 

Sweet Dream of the Night Before 

Major to Lieut who was in bed. "Where were you at Reveille?" 
Lieut. — Down town on privileges." 



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Jacob Reed's Sons 



Philadelphia, Pa. 

Makers of Gold Medal Uniforms tot the Army, 
Navy and Military Colleges 

Also a Fall Line of Equipment 

Winners of the Highest Award at the Jamestown Exposition as 
the Best Uniform in the World. 

OUR M* A C Stalin <y Montpelier, 

SALESMAN mr * -**■• **>• OXZtilUgf Vermont 

Will show you samples and quote you prices on request. 




The classof 191 1 whom I have tried to serve to the best of my ability during 
the past four years can be assured of the same treatment wherever your occupations 
in life call you as I keep all measurements and sizes on file and can forward sam- 
ples for your selection anywhere and anytime prepaid. 

I have measurements on file of every customer for the past G years and I 
would greatly appreciate the future patronage of all Norwich Alumni. 

Wishing you success I remain, 

Yours very sincerely, 

A. C. STERLING. 

Suits and Overcoats, Shirts and Underwear Made to Order, 
Jacob Reed's Sons Uniforms. Coes & Young Shoes. 

MONTPELIER, ------ VERMONT. 



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Northfield Cash Bakery 

S. C. RICH, Proprietor. 


Montpelier House 

State Street Montpelier, Vt. 


Everything cooked right here, fresh 
every day. 

Ice Cream, Soda, 
Confectionery. 


Opposite Post Office 

A. S. SPARROW, 

Owner and Proprietor. 

A cuisine of Excellence — Rooms 
of Comfort, and Rates as low- 


Depot Square, Northfield. 


as Consistent with Good 
Service. 



Inspection Surprises 

Officer-of-the-Day making inspection, (entering room rilled with smoke) "Smok- 
ing?" 
Cadet — "No, Sir, a box of matches exploded, fell in my pipe and lit it." 



Non-com. making taps inspection "All in?" 

Cadet — "No, I am down by the seashore taking a bath." 

O. D. finding cadet visiting during study hours. "Visiting?" 
Cadet — "No, I am keeping the water out of the celler." 



J.E. MARCHETTI 

Fruit and 
Confectionery 
Ice Cream 
Cold Soda 

Ice Cream by quart or gallon iced to 

take home. Special attention given to 

Parties. 

Wholesale and Retail. 



H.W.Orser & Co. 



. . . INSURANCE . . . 
Fire, Accident, Life. 



Savings Bank Building 



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Colburn Clothing Co. 



Clothing, Furnishings, Shoes, Trunks, 
Bags and Umbrellas. 

Special N. U. Pennants and Supplies. 






Colburn Clothing Co. 

Always on the square. Next door to P. 0. 

KERR BROS., 

DEALERS IN ALL KINDS OF 

Fresh and Salt Meats, also Groceries, Cigars 

and Tobacco, Fresh Fruit 

and Vegetables 

In their Season. 



WEST SIDE GROCERY 

Both Phones, Cor. Water and Union Sts. 



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NORTHFIELD STEAM 
LAUNDRY 

Special rates on plain work 

N. U. Agents, Cadets Park- 
man and Kendall. 



F. T. Carr, Prop. 



Boyles & Smith 

Dry Goods, Garments & Shoes. 

We endeavor to keep the hewesl and 
most-up-to-date stock of Merchandise to 

be had. 

The "Crawford" Shoes for men: [t'sa 
Winner. Look for the spin of the Craw- 
ford Hunting Man. The newest shapes and 
leathers in a little advance of others. Il 
will pay you to look up the Crawford 
when in need of a real Uress shoe. 

Our READY-TO-WEAR Department 
is constantly increasing. Anything in the 
line of Ladies' garments you are very sure 
to find in stock. 

Staple and Fancy Dry Goods always on 
hand. 

Boyles& Smith. 
DRY GOODS, GARMENTS & SHOES, 



The effect of the Junior Prom 

Creed with a towel over shoulder enters Donahue's room at Call to Quarters- 
Saturday. 

Say Bug, I wonder where everyone is. Is it time for Reveille? 
Bug. "I guess so. Let's go to the dance." 

Heard on the Foot Ball Field 

Spectator. — "Who is that fellow, is he the coach?" 

Sub. — "No, that's only Butler." 

Spectator. — "I thought he was, as he is talking all the time." 



Seorge C Sanborn 



Druggist 



Dlorthfield. 



'Vermont. 



Montpelier Book Binding Go. 

Montpelier, Vt. 

Book Binders and Blank 
Book Manufacturers. 



Library Work a Specialty. 
Binders of the "War Whoop. 



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THE TEAM THAT TIED WEST POINT 3 TO 3, TWELVE INNINGS. 



"A Square Deal and Satisfaction 

Guaranteed", is Our 

Motto 

M. E CHASE 

FURNITURE AND 
UNDERTAKING 

A complete and up to date line of 

Students Desks, Desk Chairs, 

Couch Covers, Mattresses 

Rugs, and other Room 

Furnishings. 

Our Picture Frames Stand The Test 



SPECIAL RATES AND ATTENTION 
GIVEN TO ALL UNIVERSITY WORK. 



Wright &Dltson's 



Catalogue of Summer Sports 




is out. 


Copy free 


to any address. 


Base Ball 


Tennis Golf 


Archery 


Croquet Bathing Suits 


Sweaters, 


Jerseys Athletic 


Uniforms a Specialty 



W right &Ditson 

344 Washington St., Boston, Mass. 
New York Cambridge Chicago 
San Francisco and Providence 




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Dr. B. F. ALLEN. 

DENTIST 
Over Post Office. 



Are You Hungry? 

We can satisfy your every wish in the 
line of eatables. Our stock is com- 
posed of the finest line of canned 
goods, candy, fruits, cookies, 
and bottled goods. 
We appreciate past favors and will try 
and merit a continuation of your 
patronage. 

Our Motto 

A pleased customer is the best adver- 
tisement. 

W. H. Moriarty 

FANCY GROCERIES 



THE COLLEGE STORE 

Shoes & Furnishings 

F. J. MORIARETY, 

Northfield, - Vermont 



Agent for Norwich University 
Regulation Shoe 



Hardware, Cutlery, 
Crockery, 

Glassware, etc, 
Guns and Ammunition, 

We carry Ammunition for every 
make oi gun. 



A, M, Cutler & Co, 



Northfield, 



Vermont 



John Erickson 

WILL DO 

YOUR BAGGAGE WORK 

AND 

GENERAL TRUCKING 

College Work a Specialty 
Meets all day trains 

Phones; Res. Station, 5-6 



F. B. TOWNS & CO. 

Meat and 
Supplies, 

Under Armory Hall,Northfield,Vt. 






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THE NORTHFIEID PHARMACY 

THE REXALL STORE. 



Drugs 
Ice Cream 
Candy 
Cigarettes 


Stationary 

Soda 

Cigars 

Tobacco 



Pipes and supplies. 

Everything that you would expect to 

find in a first class Drug Store. 



Ned C, Ray & Co, 

Next door to Hotel, 



The Dairy Lunch 
Rooms 

THE CADETS' SPECIAL LUNCH. 
PLACE FOR LUNCH and 

ICE CREAM and SODA 

Also a full line of TOBACCO and 
CIGARS. 

Open every day from 6 a. m. until 1 
o'clock at night. 

We make a specialty of putting up 
lunches to carry out, if wanted. 

Under E. O. Freeman's. 

PROP., F. N. BRASSAW 



A wish which never came true 

"I suppose you wish I were in a hotter place where ice doesn't freeze in Jan- 
uary." Heard in Junior Law. 



My, but Rand, you need a bracer. 

Rand (waking up in Geology) hears Prof, say "Serpentine." 
'Sir, what do you mean about the 17?" 





e. 


0. FREEMAN, 
Hardware 


N0R1HFIELD GOAL GO- 


We supply the Norwich Ca- 
dets with — 


McCarthy & edd y 




Pails, Brooms 
Dust Pans, 






Wash Basins 
Small Wares 
and Gasolene . . 



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NORTHFIELD 
Tftist Company 

Pays 4 % and ALL TAXES on any 
amount deposited in our SAVINGS de- 
partment. 



Pays 2% on balances of $100.00 or 
over in our CHECKING ACCOUNTS. 



Deposits in our SAVINGS DE- 
PARTMENT draw interest from the 
date of deposit. 



Our checks are payable throughout 
NEW ENGLAND free of charge. 



WE ACT AS GUARDIAN, TRUS- 
TEE, EXECUTOR, or as ADMINIS- 
TRATOR. 



furniture Headquarters 

In Northfield 

Everything in furniture, in- 
cluding Desks 

Boookcases 
Bedding 
Mattings, etc. 

Picture Framing a Specialty. 



Prompt and satisfactory service guar- 
anteed 

G. P. Hatch & Go. 



Dyke—Norwich Jeweler 

We Carry the Full Line of 
N. U. Jewelry 



Seals, Fobs, Rings, Pins, Buttons, Hat Pins, 
Veil Pins, dockets, Bookmarks, I.ink Sets, 
Letter Openers, Ash Trays, Post Cards, 

We Take Care of Mail Orders Quickly. 
Our Price is Right 

Come to us for thatWedding or Birthday Gift. 

Come to us with that Broken Lense, we can 
match it. 

Come to us with that lame watch, we will 
put it right. 



"Satisfaction" is Our Motto 

F V DYKF Central Blk. 

r. O. UIILC, Northfield, Vt. 

J. M Bullock 

Norwich University 

$|)otograpf)er 



Half tones in this book were 
made from our photographs. 



Northfield 



Vermont 



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FOR THE BEST 




CLOTHING 


Dr. W. G. HUNTLEY, 


Furnisriings and Footwear 


Dentist, 


at the lowest cash prices, call on 


Over Huntley's Store, 


CLOUGH & HOWE, 


Max. C. Sanborn, Asst. 


near Depot 




NORTHFIELD, - VERMONT. 





BASE BALL SCHEDULE 1911 NORWICH UNIVERSITY 

April 
Saturday 15, Goddard Sem. at Northfield. 
Tuesday 18, Boston College at Northfield. 
Monday 24, St. John's College at Brooklyn, N. Y. 
Wednesday 26, West Point at West Point, N. Y. 

May 
Monday 1, Amherst Aggies at Amherst, Mass. 
Tuesday 2, Conn. Aggies at Storrs, Conn. 
Wednesday 3, Wesleyan University at Middletown, Conn. 
Thursday 4, Rhode Island State College at Kingston, R. I. 
Monday 8, St. Michaels College at Winooski, Vt. 



HABIT. 

The training of the mind by 
constant application to classic or 
business principles forms a habit 
for knowledge which makes success 
in professional or business life. 

Very few people who learn to 
save ever get away from that hab- 
it. The millions in savings banks 
bear grand testimony to the great 
worth of the habit. 

NORTHFIELD SAYINGS 
BANK 



A. GALAISE 

22 Franklin St. Montpelier, Vt. 
Tel. 190 

SECOND CLASS LICENSEE 

ALL KINDS OF 

Liquors.Wines and Beers 

Family Trade Solicited. 



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THE WHITE STORE 

HEADQUARTERS FOR 

Bedding Supplies, Bath Towels, Hosiery, Bath 
Robes, Handkerchiefs. 

And all Goods ordinarily found in an up to date Dry Goods Store. 

POLLARD & HOWE 

Formerly A. M. BEAN. NortHfield, Vermont. 







EXTRA WAR WHOOPS 

There were a few Extra War Whoops. While they last they may be obtained from the 

Business Manager, H. L. Deane, at th? regular price of $2.50 

Base Ball Schedule Continned. 

May 
Wednesday 10, Conn. Aggies at Northfield. 
Thursday 11, St. Lawrence University at Northfield. 
Saturday 13, Middlebury College at Middlebury, Vt. 
Wednesday 17, University of Vermont at Burlington, Vt. 
Monday 22, Boston College at Boston, Mass. 
Tuesday 23, N. H. State College at Durham, N, H. 
Wednesday 24, Exeter at Exeter, N. H. 
Thursday 25, Fort McKinley, at Portland, Me. 
Saturday 27, N. H. State College at Northfield. 
Tuesday 30, Middlebury College at Northfield. 

June 
Friday 2, Clarkson Tech at Northfield. 
Wednesday 14, St. Michaels College at Northfield. 

Young Men! It May Not be Pleasing 

to have your attention called to what will happen if you die uninsured, but it is 
practical and necessary. There is solid comfort in having made sure provision for 
the welfare of your family if deprived of you. 
National Life Ins. Co., of Vermont, (Mutual), S. S. BALLARD, 

General Agent. 
11-12 Lawrence Bldg'., 33 Main St., Montpelier, Vermont, 



NORTHFIELD HOUSE, 

F. A. SANDERSON, Proprietor. 
Steam Heat, Electric Lights, All Modern Conviences. 



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Helping You Select a 
Monument 

From our many designs and larpre stock of finish- 
ed monnments, you may obtain suggestions for fit- 
ting memorials. 

Our fifty-five years experience and reputation for 
high grade work has won us many patrons in every 
part of the country. 

We carry a large stock of modern monuments 
and headstones, both ornate and simple. 

We make a specialty of cemetery lettering. 

We make N. U. Class steps. 

Styles and ideas are worked out to the entire sat- 
isfaction of the purchaser. All work and material 
we guarantee as h rst-class and our prices will certain- 
ly please you. 

Now is the proper time to place your order. 
Your correspondence is solicited. 

Northfield Marble & Granite Works 

F. L. HOWE <St CO. 

Northfield, Vt. Phone 10-21 

Open any evening by appointment. 



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Bargain Sale 

The Major has purchased a door mat for the Non-com. Staff to stand on, while 
coming to Reveille in stocking feet. 



Traveling 



Bug, "Let's go to Montreal.' 



Very Easy 

Prof. Dix. — "How do you find elevations?" 
Wallace. — "By boiling water." 



J. K. MORRIS X GO. 


The College Barber Shop 




SHAVES 





Hair Cuts, Shampoos and 




Massages. 


Bowling, Billiards and Pool 
Tobacco & Cigars 


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Prop. 




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You can always make your 


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Chemistry, Science and Literature, 
Military Instruction, Practice and discipline for all. 



A Vermonter's idea worked out by him in Vermont 
in the belief that college bred citizens with all their 
training for culture, for bread winning, town build- 
ing, law making and gospel spreading, should be 
trained as well, for defending the results of all these. 



For information, address, 

H. R. ROBERTS, A. C. L., Dean, 

Northfield, Vt. 



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